I set a book on fire

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
An image that simply captivated me.

Submitted: August 09, 2012

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I set a book on fire
to read by the light of it

there was no need
to exert the energy
for a page turn

I waited for the new page
by watching the old one burn


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