fire: fuel got too expensive? the thirst: quenched? love: break-up?
which metaphor are we gonna talk about here?
on a serious note: if your own instructor(s) aren't giving you the drive that you need to make it through the last weeks, check in with another member of the faculty who you admire. just see if that person has time to talk.
or start drawing something just 'cause you want to, unrelated to what's expected of you.
or go to a lecture.
or visit sanaa's new museum or the allied's columbus circle construction site or the folk art museum.