The columnist’s mother created this giraffe sculpture, which survived a fire at the Tanner home in 1994.
The columnist’s mother created this giraffe sculpture, which survived a fire at the Tanner home in 1994. Kathe Tanner ktanner@thetribunenews.com
The columnist’s mother created this giraffe sculpture, which survived a fire at the Tanner home in 1994. Kathe Tanner ktanner@thetribunenews.com

Memory was given form to survive a fire in Cambria

January 05, 2016 04:34 PM

UPDATED January 06, 2016 10:10 AM

About Slice of Life

Kathe Tanner

@cambriareporter

Kathe Tanner has been writing about life on the North Coast of San Luis Obispo County since her column launched in The Tribune and The Cambrian in 1981. A Cambria resident for more than four decades, Kathe’s also been a reporter for the two newspapers since 1992. Reach her at ktanner@thetribunenews.com .