The University of Texas at Austin
Longhorn Confidential

Longhorn Confidential

Signs of summer

This morning I was stirred awake by the sound of pounding rain and thunder. For a second I thought I was in Florida and in the middle of a tropical deluge. There is something comforting about a nice hard rainfall, especially when you’re indoors.

But I didn’t always feel this way. Every time my parents opened the sliding glass door to watch thunderstorms I would hide in my bedroom closet with a flashlight. I thought every storm was a hurricane. But this morning was the first time I felt compelled to open the windows and braved the elements to capture this footage. The smell of rain and the sensation of storm winds on one’s skin is sublime.

Read this post

May 12, 2011 | | By Doris | Comments Off

your photo here