My family in Louisiana is all right, but we haven't been able to find out about relatives in Mississippi yet.
The storm damage is overwhelming in terms of human suffering. Please, if you can donate money, blood, food, bottled water, diapers, or whatever, do so. Then a month from now, do it again. The need for these contributions will be ongoing.
It would be "nice" if other countries would send aid in some way. I know some of you are in foreign countries since I seem to have a lot of readers in northern Europe. If you are a citizen of a foreign country, please email your government and urge them to help.
Sling Words out.