Monthly Archives: June 2011

Burning Up the Lath, Part 3: Fire out of control

Upon reflection, there were so many things we could have done differently.  In  particular, we should have had a Plan B, but we didn’t. After seeing how quickly this fire moved through last year’s grass — although it was still early … Continue reading

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Burning up the lath, Part 2

The preparation was finished.  John had harrowed away the dead grass around the pile of old lumber and lath, pallets, cardboard boxes and old hay.  We had waited and waited and finally we had a day that dawned still and … Continue reading

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