1117Hoffman250.jpgCarla Hoffman, a comic blogger and her husband Lance Hoffman were trapped by flash fire while trying to escape their cottage in Santa Barbara.

The reports as of last week say that they suffered serious burns but are now in stable condition. They, of course, lost everything in the fire.

To find out more, visit the Facebook group set up for them. For those of you who would like to help, make your check out to The Lance and Carla Burn Fund and mail it to:

Santa Barbara Bank & Trust
1483 East Valley Rd.
Montecito, CA 93108-1248

We thank our colleague Ron Hogan at GalleyCat for bringing this to our attention.