Category: Firewood

Kindling

This winter I’ve been splitting poplar logs to keep up a supply of kindling. That’s unusual – not because it’s poplar, but because I’m the one doing the job. For the entire thirty years...

The Electric Saw

I never thought I’d use an electric saw to cut firewood. But a couple of biggies persuaded me otherwise. Biggy Number 1 I traded in my medium size Oleo Mac chainsaw for a Husqvarna...

Unleash the beast! pt.2

Graham R. Cooper Last Monday’s unleash-the-beast, with its topical references to Halloween, and a ready- made costume, seemed like as good a place as any to start the reading at Gillian and Nick’s. They’d...