Three Kinds of Fire by John Peace
Approx. 11,020 words.
Published on June 9, 2012.
Sorrow - ignorance - longing - daring: these three short stories scoop up some of each, like a secret recipe of spices, and fling them into vivid locations. Paddling a canoe over silky lake waters, or driving up into the mountains of a distant island in the ocean, or sharing a meal with a stranger: join in the search for three varieties of the human fire that burns in every breast.