The dreaded Black Plague of the middle ages is insignificant compared to a more recent human-created menace. Democide has been ignored by historians but its damage is profound. Courtesy of Catallarachy.
Relocated to the Sierra Foothills after 35 years in Los Angeles. Suffering from ocean deprivation and frostbite to my tropical plants but confident that the good life is possible here once I get my bearings.