Words Aflame

by Rosely Kig November. 05, 2012 3433 views

I absolutely love books but after a thorough re-visitation of Steinbeck's arrogance and misanthropy, I felt quite incensed this evening with a renewed abhorrence for the man and his pessimistic determinism. Thankfully, there is nothing like a little bookish bonfire to cleanse one's library and one's mind.

I could find no beauty in his words but among the flames the pages came alive, blooming into a delicate mass of vaporous cinereal carnations.

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Jennifer Venter 8 years, 1 month ago

Beautifully taken !

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David Cardona 8 years, 3 months ago

Beautiful fire shots! I added last one into my favorites. Thanks for sharing!

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Maz 8 years, 5 months ago

I dont like the idea of burning books...even if you dont like their words. Other may.
However, I do love the photos.

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Stormfish 8 years, 8 months ago

as shocked as i am to see someone burning a good book, as much i am in awe of the photographic quality you gain from your dislike of steinbeck's oeuvre...

8 years, 8 months ago Edited
Olga Helys 8 years, 8 months ago

Great captures especially the first one with beautiful textures:)

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