poetry, six sentence story

How to Start a Fire

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gather kindling-twigs n leaves, paper debris, light a match

find strong branches, trim them down, roast marshmallows, make s’mores

wrapped in grandma’s red plaid blanket, snuggle closer

notice sticky candy lips, take a chance and kiss them gently

flames lap at your feet, kisses sweet enough to eat

this is how a fire is made, starting with a twig to flame

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This is my six line poem for the Six Sentence Story challenge

You, too can enter the challenge by going to Girlie on the Edge’s blog

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Recipe for S’Mores

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