Neil Fire


Atmospheric Anomalies

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I knew I was leaving to go to Mexico last week, but in the worry of the trip, I forgot to plan ahead for not getting to wish you a Happy Monday.

Basically, my anxiety overwhelmed me.

I was worried because the plan was to take four guys I had never met, a film crew as it were, to my beloved field site. The trick being that we would have only one day to try and get to every beautiful place, through every locked gate, in a place where ‘hurry’ is not the asset for which it is treasured.

I knew it would be difficult and it was, beyond my expectations. The prearranged schedules I organized failed at every point and a glitch in my understanding of what was to be filmed filled the day.

First, you need to know why the crew wanted me at Cuatro Ciénegas.

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