The Only Way Out of the Fire is Through the Fire

Acrylic on canvass 18 X 24
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I chose this painting to go with my poem The Land.  The picture came to me from a dream.  The white figure in the center is beckoning the others to escape from the house which is in the path of the fire.  Their only way to safety is through the fire.  The first one to follow is a child.