Thursday, August 30, 2012


The Ocracoke weather forecast: 10% - 0% of rain through Saturday! Hooray! Finally, the island is drying out after two weeks of wet weather. For two days now I haven't even seen anyone walking around in rubber boots. 

As we know, Hurricane Isaac has battered New Orleans and other Gulf Coast communities. We islanders, of course, understand the impact of storms on property and lives. Our thoughts are with those dealing with flooding and wind damage from Isaac, not only in Louisiana, but in other states in the hurricane's path.

Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is the story of midwifery on Ocracoke. You can read it here:


  1. Today's journal entry is a vote for Marcy Brenner...go have a look and listen to her beautiful song!

  2. Lou Ann's comment is about "Our State" magazine's current Singer/Songwriter Competition...and Lou Ann's blog post (

    I will have more about the competition in my post tomorrow, with links so you can listen to songs by Marcy and Molasses Creek.