This picture moves me profoundly. It was taken in 2018 during the
California fires, raging infernos that blocked out the light of the sun. The
uncontrolled fire is coming over the hills in the background, the gagging
smoke and flames threatening the life and health of everything in its path.
And here are the farm workers, with only bandanas for protection,
harvesting the food for our plates as we sit safe in our homes far away
from the danger. “Who labors,” I must ask,