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Feed the Fire
by stan n nassano

Tuesday, February 05, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Feed the Fire

Inside us all
burns
a fire
at times, a flickering flame
barely alive
smoldering in a Smokey haze
upward trail, rising

Yet
if we honor the fire, by
nurturing and listening
we will feel the crackle, as
our cells are replaced
peeling away from the darkness
rising,
burning hotter and brighter
into a run-away-- reaction, crashing through silent
barriers
in booming thunder clap
a shining star
Roaring

In us all
hidden under that cold blanket of
ash
the ember waits
Feed the fire
feed the fire
Snassano 02-05-08

 

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Reviewed by blue soplain 2/5/2008
reminds me of an Ani DiFranco song 'a fire just waiting for some fuel'. ..
feels more like a star [nebulous and imploding/exploding/expanding...burning]; that hot gaseous wonder, so morphing, so shaping, so wondrous....but not quite reachable, tangible....inside of us all, and what would happen if we just let a gentle breeze, the fuel, the oxygen... carry/bend the flame? would that breeze be more likely to come from another soul? breath of heaven. ....
there is nothing more warming, more calming than a fireside. .. .a candle; and nothing more ominous or ragingly beautiful than a wildfire.. .spreading. ...engulfing...
where did i put my matches???
smouldering indeed. ..
i miss your words already :{
keep writing
keep. .. .
that fire lit. ..
> <
ness
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 2/5/2008
Stan,

I love this--excellent feeling to this one! Well done.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Myrna Badgerow 2/5/2008
Embers... they keep our flame alive until we are ready for the burn... I loved this piece Stan!!!
Myrna
Reviewed by Dale Clark 2/5/2008
feed the fire! yes but no gasoline Please LOL
I feel the heat, it is inspirational Stan
and shining seriously!
Reviewed by Sue Hess 2/5/2008
just don't get burned
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 2/5/2008
Stan this is full of inspiration, a bon fire to shine on,,,,
Christine



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