Natural Disasters in History and Myth.

From Naples to New Orleans, Feeling The Wrath of Goddesses.

L&R:Cassandra,Trojan prophetess, ignored. C:Fatima’s Virgin Marys, adored. Place your bets.

We give hurricanes human names, as we imbue animals with human traits. But Hurricane Ida, like a Krakatoa eruption that produced a cloudy nuclear winter, didn’t care about us. We could make sacrifices to her, or dance as fast as we can; Ida still bore down and wreaked her wreckage.