R is for Rain #AtoZChallenge


R is for rain.

Lots of it. In a short amount of time.  Some areas have had as much as 10 inches in just a few hours.  It is pretty wet out there right now.

All this rain makes me wonder if we’re going to repeat the flooding that has hit us the last two years at the end of April/entire month of May.  I sure hope not.  It is exciting and all that to have all the news crews out here and to hear stories of alligators on the town square, but I’d really rather not have to deal with a power-tripping cop or all the mosquitoes or have folks put out of their homes again.


The ditch at the end of our driveway. ©2017 Suzanne G. McClendon



Have a blessed day, y’all!

About Suzanne Gunter McClendon

I am a South Carolina native, but have been living on the Texas Gulf Coast for 14 years now. David and I have been married for 34 years. Our children are grown. Some are here at home, others are out in the big world doing their "thing". I enjoy genealogy, reading, writing, photography, digital art, fiber arts, cooking and much, much more.
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7 Responses to R is for Rain #AtoZChallenge

  1. 15andmeowing says:

    I pray everyone will be safe and can stay home.

    Liked by 1 person

    • Thanks, Ellen. Things seem to be okay out there now. There’s still water hanging around, but it always stays around awhile after a lot of rain. This post was actually written & scheduled earlier this week and yesterday turned out to be a very nice day. I figured why waste a perfectly good “R” word. haha Have a blessed day. 🙂


  2. Vanessence says:

    We had some rain like that a couple weeks ago. I love it, except for like you said, all the standing water at the end just makes mosquito nurseries. sigh But when it’s pouring down, man those storms are amazing!


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