A collection of short stories, The Storms of Life: Butterflies in Tornadoes and Roses in Hurricanes is an inspirational guide to dealing with life's storms. Life is saturated with storms, situations and circumstances that bring us to the seashore. The storms in our personal lives are comparable to the raging natural storms that radiate from the earth. In other time in history have natural disasters been so publicized; the same goes for the storms of human experience. From the exploits of a popular fallen athlete to the transgressions of a charismatic minister, we are given front row seats to the storms of life. We are often forced to participate in the storms of others, at times t kwing how they'll overcome their issues or how we can quickly overcome our own. Oftentimes we take on our own life's storms with guide, compass, and shelter; we think we have protector. But as we travel these roads and seas of life, dealing with storms like hurricanes and tornadoes, we are comforted by kwing that we all have a guide and protector to deal with the storms, if only we trust him.