Author Archives: Gerry

It Still Hurts My Heart

“The Tarball Chronicles] offers compelling images and vivid descriptions of the Gulf. Anyone who wanted a first-hand look at the Gulf after the news cycle ended will find it here, but this brilliant, thoughtful book will leave them disquieted.” —Publishers … Continue reading

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Delta Dispatches – Ongoing Gulf News

With this blog’s postings tapering off – due in large part because I am personally not in the Gulf on an ongoing basis – I will post other sources those of you who have followed this blog might turn for … Continue reading

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Strategy for Restoring the Gulf of Mexico

Life in the Gulf goes on below the surface and behind the scenes. A coalition of national and Gulf-based groups continue to work to change the way we see and think about the Gulf Coast and the greater Gulf of … Continue reading

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Not All Gloom & Doom

I try to keep this blog balanced – not everything in the Gulf is gloom & doom, nor is it as rosy as some would like to portray.  On occasion I find a gem of beauty, a place that inspires … Continue reading

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Passing Blame

Several months ago I thought we had exhausted the opportunities to make jokes of the BP acronym.  Apparently not.  Now BP themselves have upped the ante: BP stands for Blame Passing. On the eve of the anniversary of the Macondo … Continue reading

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“We Have Met The Enemy and He Is Us”

“Just please tell people that we are better now.  Please tell them to come and visit.”  She said in a sad lamenting tone.  Mary has retired to Grand Isle, an outsider come home to her place and she just wants … Continue reading

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BP Oil Spill – WHAT CAN I DO?

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