axeman: the dwindling

the pile that was a mountain that vast expanse of never-ending has been tamed devoured slice by slice to the systematic beating of the splitter transformed from the raw to the dressed and he too has been changed transformed his skills honed an ability to smite developed into the art of division round after round … Continue reading axeman: the dwindling

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axeman: a way to the (wooden) heart

he studies the gnarl a mongrelled angled fiddled branch base with no level surface to sit on his block or to face the splitter he has a forty-five degree swing at best recipe for a broken leg if he only manages to strike a glance the easy thing the smart thing would be to discard … Continue reading axeman: a way to the (wooden) heart

axeman: fiddle wish wood

wishbone wood doesn’t want to be split axe-man work for your warm wishbone wood has got a fiddleback middle good luck you splitting that axe-man good luck to you a fork in the wood is a wishbone growing like this and like that growing every way that is this and that is that axeman drive … Continue reading axeman: fiddle wish wood

axeman: splitting awareness

the splitting axe is unaware it rises and descends bites and holds or bounces off there is only the wood only the reduction from that down into this the splitting axe the swinging blow is unaware the axe-man meets his rhythm it flows like water in the arc of swing and strike it does not … Continue reading axeman: splitting awareness