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Uncendiary

I don’t camp with dryer lint; My ears aren’t filled with candle wax; I can’t make sparks with steel and flint Or two abrasive sticks. The facts Are these: If fire’s what you need And I’m the one you’re looking … Continue reading

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To Build A Fire

Birch bark’s an accelerant ‘Cause it contains petroleum But we’d still need the tree’s consent ‘Cause that’s the place the bark comes from.

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