Tag: "colorado springs"

15 june 2013: black forest fire

As of today (day 5) of "the most destructive fire in Colorado history":  Size of burn area: 15,500 acres (24-25 square miles), 30% contained Number of homes completely destroyed: 479, damaged: 17 We're watching the town hall meeting, live, from Palme… more »

london bridge is falling down

As if my week hasn't been stressful enough, this song has inexplicably been lodged in my craw since the firest started last Friday in Waldo Canyon, near Colorado Springs. In my mind, I sing it, "Colo Spgs is burning down, burning down, burning down...."… more »