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I paint. I write. I enjoy meeting new people on Google+, participating in their conversations and learning what makes them special. Here are the topics about which I post most frequently: Writing, Dig

Occupation: Artist/Illustrator (JLWard Illustration)

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DL Keur1,116authors sharing scene snips and free peeks at their work to the general publicJohn Ward's Saturday Scenes begins2014-05-03 09:30:0022  
ePublish Unum - Education for Authors154,025Welcome to the Books & Beer Hangout! This is a weekly video chat on topic related to something in or around the world of digital publishing… and we drink beer! This week +John Ward will join us to discuss some of the best new Google+ communities out there for authors. Google+ Communities are a way for people of similar interests to connect and collaborate within Google+. John is the founder of the Writer's Discussion Group, the largest writing focused Google+ Community to date, while Evo and Jeff are moderators for the Digital Publishing community. In 15 minutes, we'll discuss the best writing related communities out there, how to effectively get involved in engage with the people using them, and how to use them as a resource for education and network building. After that we open up the chat to everyone in what we call the "Hangover" at :15 after the hour to get your questions aswered live! Join us then to ask your questions directly, and by all means bring your own beer! To join you just need a webcam, a microphone, and speakers (or a headset). Follow us on Google+ at https://plus.google.com/u/0/105236277208554710444/posts and go to our page during this time to watch or join in! Books & Beer is co-produced and co-hosted by +Evo Terra and +Jeff Moriarty, publishing pioneers and craft beer enthusiasts. We Hangout every Thursday, at 6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET as a Google Hangout On Air. You can see past episodes and upcoming topics on our site at http://epublishunum.com/books-and-beer but it's always more fun live. Join us!Books and Beer: Google+ Communities for Authors2013-02-08 03:00:0015  
ePublish Unum - Education for Authors154,025On the next _Books & Beer Hangout_, @109952403888787261893 and @114714204358609742953  Nathan Lowell and Debora Geary defend their love of unconventional novel creation. Both have received criticism for writing books “where nothing happens”. That’s a rather unfair characterization, but you need to hear what they have to say on the topic. Watch the live show and then join in for the interactive _Books & Beer Hangover_ at 6:30. Our guests -- and the two of us -- are happy to take your specific questions. _The Books & Beer Hangout_ is co-produced and co-hosted by @109993735355691141353 & @108055773101814734204, publishing pioneers and craft beer enthusiasts. We Hangout every Thursday, at 6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET as a Google Hangout On Air. Join us!Books and Beer: Rules for Writers, and When You Can Break Them2012-08-31 03:00:0065  

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2016-07-14 19:11:56 (41 comments; 0 reshares; 15 +1s; )Open 

Finished reading the first issue of Nameless last night. Seems like a promising beginning. The story feels very Lovecraftian. 

Most reshares: 42

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2016-08-03 20:42:49 (6 comments; 42 reshares; 83 +1s; )Open 

Brilliant.

Most plusones: 83

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2016-08-03 20:42:49 (6 comments; 42 reshares; 83 +1s; )Open 

Brilliant.

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2016-09-30 13:06:21 (4 comments; 2 reshares; 18 +1s; )Open 

+Rick Wayne have you seen this one by Simon Stalenhag.

+Rick Wayne have you seen this one by Simon Stalenhag.___

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2016-09-20 02:36:48 (3 comments; 0 reshares; 6 +1s; )Open 

This is interesting.

This is interesting.___

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2016-09-14 22:18:51 (10 comments; 1 reshares; 18 +1s; )Open 

Hard truths from adorable kitties. These are fantastic.

http://www.sadanduseless.com/2016/09/mean-kittens/

Hard truths from adorable kitties. These are fantastic.

http://www.sadanduseless.com/2016/09/mean-kittens/___

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2016-09-14 09:37:14 (7 comments; 0 reshares; 21 +1s; )Open 

Last night, at a little after 1 AM, I put the book I was reading down and went to sleep. I woke up at exactly 4 AM. I hadn't planned on waking up then. I tried to go back to sleep, but a thought popped into my head: "Wouldn't it be creepy if you heard someone laughing, but couldn't figure out where in the room the laughter was coming from?" So... yeah, I'm awake now.

Last night, at a little after 1 AM, I put the book I was reading down and went to sleep. I woke up at exactly 4 AM. I hadn't planned on waking up then. I tried to go back to sleep, but a thought popped into my head: "Wouldn't it be creepy if you heard someone laughing, but couldn't figure out where in the room the laughter was coming from?" So... yeah, I'm awake now.___

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2016-09-14 01:11:15 (5 comments; 2 reshares; 12 +1s; )Open 

Comparing deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001 with deaths in Chicago. Ouch.

Comparing deaths in Iraq and Afghanistan since 2001 with deaths in Chicago. Ouch.___

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2016-09-12 02:50:19 (14 comments; 2 reshares; 20 +1s; )Open 

Seriously? This is the design they are going with for the Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center. Really? Have these people never heard of the Lament Configuration?

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/sep/09/design-revealed-for-new-arts-venue-at-the-world-trade-center

Seriously? This is the design they are going with for the Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center. Really? Have these people never heard of the Lament Configuration?

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/sep/09/design-revealed-for-new-arts-venue-at-the-world-trade-center___

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2016-09-09 17:48:35 (2 comments; 1 reshares; 2 +1s; )Open 

They are making a show based on Candle Cove! The teaser for it is below and the article that goes into more detail is here:

http://io9.gizmodo.com/syfys-creepypasta-inspired-show-looks-absolutely-terrif-1786106840

They are making a show based on Candle Cove! The teaser for it is below and the article that goes into more detail is here:

http://io9.gizmodo.com/syfys-creepypasta-inspired-show-looks-absolutely-terrif-1786106840___

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2016-09-09 13:20:23 (3 comments; 0 reshares; 8 +1s; )Open 

If you live in my area, the local Arby's has a new sandwich you may want to try. I'm not really sure how the "Italain" is different from an Italian sandwich, but I'm sure it's great. If you try one let me know.

If you live in my area, the local Arby's has a new sandwich you may want to try. I'm not really sure how the "Italain" is different from an Italian sandwich, but I'm sure it's great. If you try one let me know.___

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2016-09-04 19:22:04 (4 comments; 1 reshares; 35 +1s; )Open 

"The, uh, stuff that dreams are made of." --Sam Spade


"The, uh, stuff that dreams are made of." --Sam Spade
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2016-08-31 21:56:54 (36 comments; 0 reshares; 22 +1s; )Open 

Are you familiar with the way world leaders fret over the idea of nuclear weapons (or any other powerful weapon of mass destruction) falling into the hands of a rogue leader or some country that has been deemed 'untrustworthy?' I don't always agree with the chosen villain of the day, but I understand the desire to limit access to potentially world ending weapons.

I bring all of this up because G+ has added the ability to include images in the comments... and they've given this power to +Amanda Rachelle Warren.

Everyone, to the fallout shelters!

Are you familiar with the way world leaders fret over the idea of nuclear weapons (or any other powerful weapon of mass destruction) falling into the hands of a rogue leader or some country that has been deemed 'untrustworthy?' I don't always agree with the chosen villain of the day, but I understand the desire to limit access to potentially world ending weapons.

I bring all of this up because G+ has added the ability to include images in the comments... and they've given this power to +Amanda Rachelle Warren.

Everyone, to the fallout shelters!___

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2016-08-30 22:45:45 (8 comments; 8 reshares; 48 +1s; )Open 

I'm not sure whether this is funny or a commentary on our times.

I'm not sure whether this is funny or a commentary on our times.___

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2016-08-27 15:14:10 (4 comments; 1 reshares; 27 +1s; )Open 

I had fun with my doodle of Kelek last night. So, I did another. Spent a little more time on the face this time and as a bonus, I added a corny joke.

I had fun with my doodle of Kelek last night. So, I did another. Spent a little more time on the face this time and as a bonus, I added a corny joke.___

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2016-08-27 06:26:49 (4 comments; 0 reshares; 29 +1s; )Open 

My oldest daughter has been watching the old 80's D&D cartoon. Today, she watched the episode Valley of the Unicorns. This episode features the evil wizard Kelek who is collecting unicorn horns.

My daughter hates this guy. Oddly enough, he was one of my favorites when I was watching the show as a child. I even had the little action figure. I took around a half hour tonight and made this doodle for my daughter. I look forward to seeing how she reacts to it tomorrow morning.

My oldest daughter has been watching the old 80's D&D cartoon. Today, she watched the episode Valley of the Unicorns. This episode features the evil wizard Kelek who is collecting unicorn horns.

My daughter hates this guy. Oddly enough, he was one of my favorites when I was watching the show as a child. I even had the little action figure. I took around a half hour tonight and made this doodle for my daughter. I look forward to seeing how she reacts to it tomorrow morning.___

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2016-08-19 16:36:54 (5 comments; 3 reshares; 14 +1s; )Open 

30 tech companies have joined forces to try to figure out a way to put an end to robocalls. It's about time. I hope whatever mechanism they develop is one that will also be effective against the inevitable robocalls we'll receive from artificial intelligent voice-enabled chatbots.

30 tech companies have joined forces to try to figure out a way to put an end to robocalls. It's about time. I hope whatever mechanism they develop is one that will also be effective against the inevitable robocalls we'll receive from artificial intelligent voice-enabled chatbots.___

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2016-08-18 23:44:42 (3 comments; 28 reshares; 78 +1s; )Open 

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2016-08-17 21:03:30 (1 comments; 5 reshares; 23 +1s; )Open 

+Rick Wayne, are you familiar with Piotr Jablonsky? I think you'll enjoy his work.

https://www.artstation.com/artist/nicponim

+Rick Wayne, are you familiar with Piotr Jablonsky? I think you'll enjoy his work.

https://www.artstation.com/artist/nicponim___

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2016-08-17 20:31:10 (6 comments; 3 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

Another great find. This time by +Charles Barouch. I really hope that they figure out a way to not only create the de-centralized web, but also to make it viable and enticing enough so that people adopt it.

Do yourself a SOLID and read about the possibility of you owning your content unambiguously.___Another great find. This time by +Charles Barouch. I really hope that they figure out a way to not only create the de-centralized web, but also to make it viable and enticing enough so that people adopt it.

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2016-08-17 19:35:04 (14 comments; 2 reshares; 16 +1s; )Open 

This is a great article. Normally, I like to summarize links to give people an idea of what type of content they might expect, but +Robert Bohl has already done a great job with that in his original post below.

I'm feeling this essay pretty deeply.

The idea that fans should be able to get their art made to order has always felt odd to me, because on a fundamental level, art is about trust. When we open a book, put on an album, start a new television show, or settle in as the lights go down in a movie theater, we’re preparing ourselves for what is fundamentally an act of submission. We’re giving ourselves over to a world of someone else’s making, a piece of music that emanated from someone else’s brain, a story where we have no ability to control the outcome, or, at minimum, someone else’s interpretation of a familiar narrative.

This is why art is genuinely transporting, rather than simply satisfying. If we had total control over what we were getting from art, we wouldn’t experience true surprise at a plot twist, the thrill of pieces of a story falling into a place we could not have anticipated, or the joy of sounds we couldn’t have juxtaposed ourselves, but that together are perfection. Our pleasures might be more precisely tailored, but they would be missing that particular experience of art giving us the thing we didn’t know we needed or wanted. The best art expands our sense of the world and what we can experience from it, rather than keeping us within neat, comfortable, pre-existing confines.

This is what I mean when I say audiences don't know what they want.

I like the closing paragraph:

Rather, it’s that in the midst of a new, innovative, often very exciting age of media, a rather old-fashioned impulse is emerging. Like Renaissance artistic patrons, some of us want work to be tailored to our own personal desires. But unlike the people who bought portraits or church decorations, we aren’t reckoning with the financial and artistic costs of having our visions realized.___This is a great article. Normally, I like to summarize links to give people an idea of what type of content they might expect, but +Robert Bohl has already done a great job with that in his original post below.

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2016-08-17 15:26:20 (1 comments; 0 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

Seems about right. 

Seems about right. ___

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2016-08-15 21:54:01 (4 comments; 0 reshares; 5 +1s; )Open 

Has anyone read this?

I found this while I was wandering through a book store today. I like the concept. Two authors write team-up stories featuring characters from their Urban Fantasy books.


Has anyone read this?

I found this while I was wandering through a book store today. I like the concept. Two authors write team-up stories featuring characters from their Urban Fantasy books.
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2016-08-15 15:46:23 (6 comments; 0 reshares; 55 +1s; )Open 

It must flow.

It must flow.___

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2016-08-10 19:55:25 (2 comments; 0 reshares; 18 +1s; )Open 

We're on to you, +Bruce Shark.

We're on to you, +Bruce Shark.___

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2016-08-09 16:31:24 (1 comments; 2 reshares; 8 +1s; )Open 

This is too funny. You have to click this link to see all of the funny pictures.

This is too funny. You have to click this link to see all of the funny pictures.___

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2016-08-08 21:21:41 (7 comments; 3 reshares; 22 +1s; )Open 

Internet Archive has just made over 10,000 Amiga games available.

https://archive.org/details/softwarelibrary_amiga#

Internet Archive has just made over 10,000 Amiga games available.

https://archive.org/details/softwarelibrary_amiga#___

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2016-08-03 20:42:49 (6 comments; 42 reshares; 83 +1s; )Open 

Brilliant.

Brilliant.___

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2016-08-02 17:29:40 (3 comments; 3 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

Now, this could be cool. I wonder if we'll ever get something as good as Zork from these type of games?

Now, this could be cool. I wonder if we'll ever get something as good as Zork from these type of games?___

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2016-08-02 15:45:01 (1 comments; 4 reshares; 9 +1s; )Open 

If you're on the lookout for free fonts, there are some nice ones in here.



If you're on the lookout for free fonts, there are some nice ones in here.

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2016-08-02 03:11:33 (8 comments; 2 reshares; 43 +1s; )Open 

For all the weird ones...

For all the weird ones...___

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2016-08-01 15:22:29 (2 comments; 3 reshares; 10 +1s; )Open 

This is cool. A company has come out with a set of dice (or a set of double-sided cards, if you'd rather use those) that contain maps that can be used for role-playing games.

This is cool. A company has come out with a set of dice (or a set of double-sided cards, if you'd rather use those) that contain maps that can be used for role-playing games.___

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2016-07-29 23:14:42 (15 comments; 0 reshares; 8 +1s; )Open 

Harrow County is shaping up to be a good horror comic. I've read the first two issues. The story references a lot of Appalachian folklore and myths. I've read the first two issues and have enjoyed them. If you like stories that talk about haints and things like that, I think you'll like these books.

Harrow County is shaping up to be a good horror comic. I've read the first two issues. The story references a lot of Appalachian folklore and myths. I've read the first two issues and have enjoyed them. If you like stories that talk about haints and things like that, I think you'll like these books.___

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2016-07-28 23:35:14 (2 comments; 6 reshares; 56 +1s; )Open 

It's like someone wrote my biography and turned it into a meme.

It's like someone wrote my biography and turned it into a meme.___

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2016-07-27 17:41:12 (1 comments; 19 reshares; 41 +1s; )Open 

This is insightful.

This is insightful.___

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2016-07-27 16:31:44 (15 comments; 8 reshares; 61 +1s; )Open 

Yep. That seems right.

Yep. That seems right.___

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2016-07-23 19:54:09 (3 comments; 2 reshares; 10 +1s; )Open 

A story about a 'necronaut' who travels to the world of the dead to save the land of the living, set in the American Midwest on a road trip down Route 66.

Sounds like a good story to me.

A story about a 'necronaut' who travels to the world of the dead to save the land of the living, set in the American Midwest on a road trip down Route 66.

Sounds like a good story to me.___

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2016-07-21 18:11:51 (6 comments; 1 reshares; 37 +1s; )Open 

The hometown newspaper did an article about the painting I did to raise money for Richwood after the flood. I haven't been able to read the article yet. I hope they said good things about me.

The hometown newspaper did an article about the painting I did to raise money for Richwood after the flood. I haven't been able to read the article yet. I hope they said good things about me.___

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2016-07-16 23:40:06 (13 comments; 0 reshares; 33 +1s; )Open 

I recently finished reading Grant Morrison's comic Nameless. The book featured these weird alien parasite monsters that would latch onto the backs of their symbiotes to control them.

The image below was inspired by those creatures. It's not exactly the same as the ones in the book because I wanted to give it my own twist. 

I recently finished reading Grant Morrison's comic Nameless. The book featured these weird alien parasite monsters that would latch onto the backs of their symbiotes to control them.

The image below was inspired by those creatures. It's not exactly the same as the ones in the book because I wanted to give it my own twist. ___

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2016-07-14 19:11:56 (41 comments; 0 reshares; 15 +1s; )Open 

Finished reading the first issue of Nameless last night. Seems like a promising beginning. The story feels very Lovecraftian. 

Finished reading the first issue of Nameless last night. Seems like a promising beginning. The story feels very Lovecraftian. ___

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2016-07-13 22:17:35 (1 comments; 15 reshares; 48 +1s; )Open 

Some of you may enjoy this.

Some of you may enjoy this.___

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2016-07-12 21:36:03 (4 comments; 8 reshares; 11 +1s; )Open 

I've worked with some people living in Richwood to set up a fundraiser that uses the lumberjack painting I did for a t-shirt design. These shirts are being sold (15 up to 20 dollars depending on size) to raise money for Richwood Flood Relief. It's estimated that there has been at least 10 million dollars worth of damage to the town.

Please consider picking up a shirt or sharing this post with someone you think might be interested in them. You can also make donations through the site.

Here's a link to the fundraiser:

https://www.booster.com/richwoodlumberjack

I've worked with some people living in Richwood to set up a fundraiser that uses the lumberjack painting I did for a t-shirt design. These shirts are being sold (15 up to 20 dollars depending on size) to raise money for Richwood Flood Relief. It's estimated that there has been at least 10 million dollars worth of damage to the town.

Please consider picking up a shirt or sharing this post with someone you think might be interested in them. You can also make donations through the site.

Here's a link to the fundraiser:

https://www.booster.com/richwoodlumberjack___

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2016-07-10 18:31:05 (9 comments; 0 reshares; 28 +1s; )Open 

Something +Amanda Rachelle Warren and +Ellen Joyce will enjoy. 

Something +Amanda Rachelle Warren and +Ellen Joyce will enjoy. ___

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2016-07-09 23:52:02 (8 comments; 5 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

This is important. Read it and do what you can to oppose it.

This is long, but it's worth your time.

It sounds a little overly dramatic to say this, but the TPP will fundamentally alter democracy in the U.S. and the other nations who ratify it.

Among the things it does:

Set up a trans-national arbitration system more binding than national laws. A secret arbitration system at that. The public isn't going to be allowed to see the new de facto laws they have to live with.

Requires ISPs to log all activity of their subscribers so content providing companies can comb though it for piracy. BUT, it gives all your information to those companies to do with as they will, including selling it.

Creates a 'no lose' scenario for large corporations. If you don't want a fracking operation or a strip mine next to your kid's school? Or in the middle of a national park? Too bad. It goes in or the taxpayer is on the hook for billions. That's not theoretical, by the way. The same provision is in NAFTA and it's been used to sue the U.S. government already.

Specifically prohibits 'Buy American' or 'Made in the U.S.A.' initiatives. (Or any signing country from promoting their own goods to their own citizens.)

Allows circumvention of food and drug safety laws, kills affordable generics and extends IP protections for everything from books to drugs to software to seeds.

This one is well worth dropping your congress-critters a note and telling them 'no thanks'.___This is important. Read it and do what you can to oppose it.

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2016-07-06 17:15:42 (5 comments; 0 reshares; 44 +1s; )Open 

This made me laugh.

This made me laugh.___

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2016-07-06 14:30:14 (2 comments; 4 reshares; 15 +1s; )Open 

Pictures from the WV flood

These pictures were taken of what was the 'big city' to me as a child. I grew up three miles away from here in an unincorporated town. However, my mom would take us into the city at least once a week to do her shopping and to pay bills. Richwood is situated in a bowl shaped valley. A river runs right through the middle of it.

The day before the flood, rains saturated the ground. On the day of the flood, they received a little under 10 inches of rain in less than 3 hours. All of that water came rushing down off of the surround hills and filled the already wet ground. The pictures you see here are because of that 10 inches of rainfall.

To make matters worse, a few hours after the city was flooded by rainfall a dam, that was built for flood control, couldn't contain all of the water. Water crested the dam and caused the river to... more »

Pictures from the WV flood

These pictures were taken of what was the 'big city' to me as a child. I grew up three miles away from here in an unincorporated town. However, my mom would take us into the city at least once a week to do her shopping and to pay bills. Richwood is situated in a bowl shaped valley. A river runs right through the middle of it.

The day before the flood, rains saturated the ground. On the day of the flood, they received a little under 10 inches of rain in less than 3 hours. All of that water came rushing down off of the surround hills and filled the already wet ground. The pictures you see here are because of that 10 inches of rainfall.

To make matters worse, a few hours after the city was flooded by rainfall a dam, that was built for flood control, couldn't contain all of the water. Water crested the dam and caused the river to rise. On average, it was between 20 to 30 feet higher than normal. This caused the already existing floodwaters in Richwood to get as high as a little over five feet.

There are amazing stories of courage, tragedy, and loss from all parts of the town, but probably the most heart-touching one is the story about the nursing home.

The nursing home had 93 residents. Almost all of them are in wheel chairs or bed ridden. Volunteer firemen, nursing home employees, paramedics, and just people who happened to be in the area waded through chest deep waters to rescue these patients. Almost all of them had to be carried out of the home on their rescuer's shoulders.

The patients were housed in a nearby church for the first three days after the flood. They have since been relocated to other homes. One of them passed away from pneumonia. It's believed the patient contracted the disease due to exposure to the flood waters.

Multiple houses have already been torn down. Even now, it's hard to gauge just how much has been lost or will need to be demolished. I'm not even sure whether I will recognize the place the next time I visit.

I've only heard of one family who has decided to move. Everyone else is staying and doing what they can to rebuild.

You can make donations at this site, but you need to specify that the donation should go to Richwood Flood Relief. This is the site being recommended by the locals who are heading up the relief efforts. That site is giving 100% of all moneys donated directly to Richwood.

https://www.razoo.com/us/story/Nccfwv ___

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2016-07-06 14:25:56 (3 comments; 7 reshares; 28 +1s; )Open 

A little under two weeks ago, the area where I grew up was devastated by a horrible flood. The mascot for the local high school is a lumberjack. With that in mind, I did this painting of a mud-spattered lumberjack pushing his way out of the floodwaters to rebuild all that has been lost.

A site has been setup to receive donations for the flood victims. It's located here:

https://www.razoo.com/us/story/Nccfwv

A little under two weeks ago, the area where I grew up was devastated by a horrible flood. The mascot for the local high school is a lumberjack. With that in mind, I did this painting of a mud-spattered lumberjack pushing his way out of the floodwaters to rebuild all that has been lost.

A site has been setup to receive donations for the flood victims. It's located here:

https://www.razoo.com/us/story/Nccfwv___

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2016-07-04 15:55:09 (3 comments; 5 reshares; 46 +1s; )Open 

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2016-07-03 19:02:46 (2 comments; 2 reshares; 37 +1s; )Open 

This kind of kindness will drive you mad.

This kind of kindness will drive you mad.___

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2016-06-30 22:34:16 (3 comments; 2 reshares; 20 +1s; )Open 

Some of these presidential candidates are really getting desperate.

Some of these presidential candidates are really getting desperate.___

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2016-06-26 04:52:00 (5 comments; 1 reshares; 28 +1s; )Open 

I saw this at a store earlier today. It made me laugh.

I saw this at a store earlier today. It made me laugh.___

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2016-06-21 16:13:02 (2 comments; 1 reshares; 6 +1s; )Open 

I hope this is as good as the book was.

+Masha du Toit you should take a look.

I hope this is as good as the book was.

+Masha du Toit you should take a look.___

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2016-06-15 22:16:53 (25 comments; 11 reshares; 72 +1s; )Open 

I may be doomed.

I may be doomed.___

Buttons

A special service of CircleCount.com is the following button.

The button shows the number of followers you have directly on a small button. You can add this button to your website, like the +1-Button of Google or the Like-Button of Facebook.






You can add this button directly in your website. For more information about the CircleCount Buttons and the description how to add them to another page click here.

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