When I created the list of topics for this blog, I never imagined that I would be starting it at the end of one of the craziest two weeks – whew!
It is the afternoon of Friday, May 16th 2014. What are hopefully the last two of TEN WILDFIRES burning San Diego County are still burning with little containment around my beautiful hometown.
Thus far 12 homes and 1 business have been burned and there is reportedly one fatality. The smoke is billowing and the ash is swirling in the air and the Santa Ana winds are still blowing hard. Everyone is starting to breath a sigh of relief, but we’re not really willing to completely exhale the tension until the last of the fires goes out. (more…)