We set fire against fire
taking away the fuel
that the main fire would reach for
if left to its own devices.
We shared a commonality… 62 more words
– steam rose from the Kennel Field and drifted over flaming puddles. The whole town had turned out but the flames were so high and the heat so great that 3000 souls, un-marshalled, stood back in a perfect circle 30 yards from the fire and the moon looked down from a safe distance. 197 more words