vol. 13, num. 12 :: 2014.06.13 — 2014.06.26
Trees play an important role in many of our most formative human tales, whether personal or communal, literal or symbolic, and they stand silently bearing witness to our present lives. Where has your story intersected with a tree in a meaningful way?
Embracing all five senses in an autumn of the soul.
In consideration of the white pine.
Remembering a backyard presence.
An eastern native catches a western breeze.
Remembering the many gifts of an old friend.
A tale of pilgrimage to the Montezuma Cypress known as El Àrbol del Tule.
Why not? After all, trees aren't just for kids.
Steve Clemens on the need to know and love the places where we are.
A sermon on the prophetic word vs. imperial clear-cutting (PDF).
Even in a country you know by heart
its hard to go the same way twice
the life of the going changes.
The chances change and make a new way.
Any tree or stone or bird
can be the bud of a new direction. The
natural correction is to make intent
of accident. To get back before dark
is the art of going.
“Traveling at Home” from Traveling at Home
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