Sunday, February 08, 2009
Stunning picture in the midst of tragedy
I really didn't want to ready this story, but the AP photo captivated me.
35 dead in Australia's worst fires in decades - Yahoo! News
Years ago I read Bill Bryson's In A Sunburned Country. Bryson's portrait of Australia is of a fascinatingly deadly content full of poisonous creatures, poisonous plants, and occasionally fatal natural phenomena. And I thought California was a scary place...