City of Desire: New Orleans

Born in New Orleans, Kimberly Toms returned to the city for the first Mardi Gras after Hurricane Katrina. She wrote this piece at that time. We are re-running the story, in reflection of the 10th anniversary of the city’s rebirth. In the diminishing rubble and despite her pain, New Orleans misses us. Not long after Katrina hit … Continue reading City of Desire: New Orleans