Some hurricane readings (many via BigThink)
Six Shorts from the New Yorker
Storm Warnings - Adrienne Rich
The Hurricane - Hart Crane
The Hurricane - William Carlos Williams
Hatteras Calling - Conrad Aiken
Problems with Hurricanes - Victor Hernandez Cruz
Other Storms in NYC - BKMag
And here's a passage from what I think it one of the greatest pieces of literature ever written, The Tempest.
Ariel's Song (William Shakespeare)
Come unto these yellow sands,
And then take hands:
Curtsied when you have, and kiss'd
The wild waves whist,
Foot it featly here and there;
And, sweet sprites, the burthen bear.
The watch-dogs bark.
Hark, hark! I hear
The strain of strutting chanticleer
Full fathom five thy father lies;
Of his bones are coral made;
Those are pearls that were his eyes:
Nothing of him that doth fade,
But doth suffer a sea-change
Into something rich and strange.
Sea-nymphs hourly ring his knell:
Hark! now I hear them—Ding-dong, bell.