2011-05-01 - Heat

Karen Turnbull has a desk job to pay the bills but she enjoys photography as a hobby.  She also loves reading and writing and recently took up swordfighting (European broadsword and shield style).
This photograph was actually taken at the annual Pumpkin Massacre held by her instructor, when all the students are invited to show up and decimate leftover pumpkins that weren't turned into Jack-O-Lanterns at Halloween.  This past year's event was quite cold and Karen snapped this shot while warming up near the bonfire.
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