Daily Prompt: Ripped From the Headlines

Flood Warning still in Place (BBC News)

Flood Warning still in Place (BBC News) The Daily Prompt

As water levels continue to cause problems in the UK this picture asks can we see situations from another angle? In the UK we have been insulated from the extremes of weather other counties are have been subjected to (Drought in Africa, Earthquakes in Italy, Tsunami in the Indian Ocean) perhaps these floods will help our Island nation see we are all here by nature good grace and that we need to work with nature and with each other across the world in order to thrive as a species as opposed to our current obsession with isolated, individual success… What do you think? Can local experience of disaster open our eyes to wider issues?

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