Los Angeles Burning

Los Angeles Burning

You may have seen the pictures - the last couple of weeks, Southern California has faced some of the worst bush fires in history, after no rain for two months into 'rain season'. I had been aware of a big fire up north in October, as I know lots of Yaz's friends were affected by [...]

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

"What do you mean, you don't celebrate Thanksgiving in the UK??" Well, it is a holiday remembering a meal shared between pilgrims and Native Americans, so that's probably why... The week of Thanksgiving, absolutely everybody cleared out of UCLA. That is no exaggeration - the place was a ghost town for the entire week. Luckily, [...]