The Fourth of July is behind us, and at least in my neighborhood, the last of the bottle rockets are being launched into the sky. I admit, I’ve never been a huge fan of noisy fireworks in general, but I LOVE sparklers. The sizzle, the golden sparks, and the fleeting surge of excitement in twirling them around until they sputter out. It’s sad, isn’t it, when the spark is extinguished?
Well, thanks to these enterprising shutterbugs, they’ve captured the spirit, and the lasting “spark” of these fiery wands –plus all the fun in writing or drawing with them–in the following pictures from Flickr.
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