When I read about wildfires in San Diego County, California or flooding in Mecklenberg County (Charlotte), North Carolina, I contact the appropriate sister to check out if she’s being affected. Usually the answer is no, though one year, a fire was uncomfortably close.
They do the same for me. Flash floods five miles from Albany made the national news, but the actual storm missed me.
I was thinking about this because Continue reading “Proximate disaster”