‘As I passed, folks were rebuilding their houses and fishing boats.’

Cooking up post-storm: Wendy Oliver visits Grand Bahama

Hurricane Dorian on 1 September 2019. | Photo: NOAA / Wikimedia Commons.

Back in January – an eon ago now – I was in Grand Bahama volunteering with relief efforts post Hurricane Dorian. Dorian is no longer newsworthy, but it still affects daily life. The stories I heard changed my perception of disaster, chaos and suffering.

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