Leeds — Our boiler’s broken. As the man with the parts is not due until the same night as the man with the presents, we have taken out the 12 Days of Christmas quid-a-day offer at our local gym, so we can at least wash between shivers. I have forgotten the things that irritated me so much I stopped going to the gym years ago. The way blokes make the changing room, the steam room, the sauna sound like wa...
Leeds — Every time I think about the fire at Glasgow School of Art I am coursed by a wave of emotion. When other iconic, loved, beautiful buildings or works of art have been destroyed my mind did a casual re...
Tübingen — On the evening of January 12, 2006 a factory near my place caught fire. Like hell. Never seen anything like it. Miraculously, nobody got injured. 30 million Euros went down the drain, one department o...
Last night Drummond Mill burned down
Enjoying the fire's heat as the cool night presses closer
Getting the bonfire lit
Watching sparks drift into the summer night
Lighting the bamboo fire
Pulling as close as we dared to the dancing flame
Circled around a fire underneath swaying cedars
Chasing away the cold of winter
I had forgotten why I stopped going to gyms
Telling December stories and howling at wolves
Nothing Is As Soothing As Your House Being On Fire
Watching sparks fly like stars into the night sky
“Tabby!” I called beginning to stress. The wind nipped at my plaid scarf as my toes turned numb.
Lighting a campfire on the sandy beach
Lighting sparklers and a bit of hopefulness
I've never been in, I wasn't there, this isn't my photo, but ...
Walking allows you to better observe the details, such as the man holding the torch.