Three years ago today, the poorly designed federal levees that were supposed to protect New Orleans broke and flooded eighty percent of the city. Some people are still missing; 1,464 people perished. That figure does not include the elderly and fragile people whose deaths were hastened by stress or heartbreak.
Grayson Capps' "New Orleans Waltz" from Wail & Ride (Hyena Records)
pictures set to Bruce Springsteen's "My City of Ruins"