Fire

photograph by Eric Hart

This is/was originally intended as a spoken word piece, for a poetry slam perhaps. I have grown to hate slams and have never recored the poem. I’ve also never bothered to correct the punctuation either.

The poem was primarily inspired by Gaston Bachelard and the book La psychanalyse du feu (The Psychoanalysis of Fire) Less of a psychoanalysis and more a philosophical rant. Worth the read.
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