Once afire, now my mind has burnt to dust These “phases of numb” slow my writing, but I find this inevitable. I hope, I still have some embers smoldering away inside my skull; I can only hope they aflame, again.

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English: Campfire scar on Abies concolor, Pinus benthamiana, Pinus lambertiana, etc., forest floor. Date 2006-05-11T12:54:21-07:00 Author Walter Siegmund