Author: Anna

My Hurricane Harvey

I was very fortunate that as Hurricane Harvey hit the Gulf Coast, my 80 year-old parents who stubbornly refused to leave their home on the coast were just fine. Their house (only 7 miles...

Entry into Black Rock City

Last week, after Harvey, I managed to get to Black Rock City. Here’s some video of my first view of the city! View this post on Instagram My #flight into Black Rock City last...

Total eclipse!

Thanks to having some friends in Nashville, I took the eclipse as the chance to pop in for a long overdue visit! People in Nashville were EXCITED about the eclipse View this post on...

Report From Newburyport

A few clips from my time near the beach in Newburyport… View this post on Instagram #yankeehomecoming #newburyport A post shared by anna hanks (@annainaustin) on Aug 5, 2017 at 2:22pm PDT View this...

My Take on Positivus

View this post on Instagram Today's column about Latvia and @positivus in the @dallasnews A post shared by anna hanks (@annainaustin) on Jul 30, 2017 at 5:53pm PDT My column on Positivus is in...

If You’re Going to San Fransisco…

Every time I spend some time in San Fransisco, I want to spend more time in San Fransisco. It’s just adorable! **The transit is adorable (or at least what’s left of the cable car...