If somehow you haven't heard, practically all of Southern California is on fire. Thousands of multi-million-dollar homes have gone up in the blaze. Living in the center of San Diego it feels as though we are surrounded by fire. Even with the door and windows closed, my throat hurts and my eyes are burning. The only good thing that has come of this is the feeling of love and community. We are a big city but it feels like a small town. Needless to say this is still the most horrific thing I've ever experienced.
To read more about the experience go to this article and this article both written by the lovely Miss Jessica Dungans with photos by James Norton.