There’s a brush fire on my road. The last time we had a fire it took out much of the vegetation down our very long road and many of our homes.
Today, there are at least 10 fire trucks, helicopters, police, and borate bombers. The fire planes are dropping their loads of hot pink borate on the fire.
The fire is behind a house and land that has been here since my childhood.
Many of my neighbors are here with me at a view point, watching developments.
The fire is contained quickly, only 4 acres gone. At the home’s back field there are a long line of enormous granite boulders. They are now a hot neon pink and will be, probably for the next 25 years. It looks very artsy. (more…)