Singing Ashes Ashes All Fall Down: #ClimateChange, #MariaFire, #RawWineLA, #Poetry

I want you to feel the fear I feel every day.
And then I want you to act.
I want you to act 
as you would in a crisis.
I want you to act as if our house is on fire.  

Greta Thunberg

Another day, another fire.

Singing Ashes Ashes All Fall Down.

by my front door this morning

That’s what it feels like around here in Ventura County. In 2017 #ThomasFire burned hundreds of homes and other structures in my community and for awhile was the biggest fire ever in California, then last November a mass shooting then a fire, and now this week the Easy Fire and then last night the MariaFire which threatened the Clos des Amis Winery and vineyards where I’ve been interning this year. And these are just the BIG fires…

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