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  • The snow lies blue white upon the ground

    Sparkling today in the sun which was hidden

    Behind clouds since November of this year

    I am alone with my fire and my hearth

    I watch the flames consume the wood

    From my beloved rainforest just as it

    Always was from the beginning for

    Our ancient ones , what fears I feel

    As it draws me in to warm my bones

    Are quelled as I grow sleepy in its heart flame

    Winter solstice draws near to the long night

    The flames grow avoricous to devour

    The once living tree that gives itself to me

    In this my solitary moment , I owe so much

    To the grandeur of nature on this

    On this my day of divine nature worship

    She gives me everything today and always

    Today as the darkest night draws near.
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