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Arbolon…branches extending into worlds unseen except by those whose spirits are tuned to souls of sentry trees the forest of all knowledge, wisdom and love.
Do trees ponder as they stand so still year after year observing the follies of us all? Maybe heaven is a forest full of trees that were people who finally learned patience and serenity.
The father sends wide canopied branches home to many life forms haven, protector, he stands firmly absorbing the wisdom of time. The mother aspect of the tree secures all sending roots deep into the Earth nuturing all sending cycles of … Continue reading
Oldest life on Earth, trees have much wisdom stored in their concentric circles of Love. Silently they watch, Mother Nature’s sentinels. I place the child’s hands, and whisper to hug the tree, to listen to her heart beat. The little … Continue reading
A little twig on a mighty branch sprouts a seed and begins again. The seed of creation is within us all.
When we are whole, filled with Light, there are no spaces for the Dark to dwell. Be so filled with love and light that not even the tiniest shadow can exist in your Temple of Love.
A tree in me, me in a tree, there is not much difference between us, you see.
Fallen branch of tree Victim of the storm last night Woodpile renewed again!
Do less, not more. Strange advice, you think. It is better to do each task with loving care, than to do many in a rushed, unaware way. The quality of existence is not based on quantity. The perfect breath gives … Continue reading
Imagine uprooting a giant tree that has stood tall for almost sixty years. What would it be like to move her to another land completely foreign to what she knows? Seasons are opposite, climate unfamiliar, the very earth around her … Continue reading
If there were no stars, the moon would light your day. You’re never in total darkness for I illuminate your way. Tread softly in meadows green, the Rainha* reins, She’s your Queen. Release resentment, hurt and fear, open your heart; … Continue reading
How can a patient person like me be so impatient at times? I don’t want to wait in lines, definitely prefer instant gratification, shake my head at people who sigh and say “It’s life, what can one do?” Yet, I … Continue reading
As the first seed watched the second seed take root, seed three wailed, “What about me? Where am I to go? Who will take care of me?” He trembled in fear, afraid to take the first step out into his … Continue reading
Winds of anger swirl rubbish on the ground, but moves not the tree whose roots go deep into the earth. The Divine quality of the tree allows it to sway in hard winds, yet remaining standing in all its elegance, … Continue reading
How are you? I am fine, and you? I am fine, too. We exchange the lie and continue on our path of silent desperation, too afraid to let go of our fear.
Sometimes I feel so weary. Life seems hard to bear. I take long walks in the floresta, and share my sadness with the trees. They sway with understanding, pat my cheeks dry with new leaves, shelter me as I nap … Continue reading
Helicopter hovers Watching men cut ancient trees. Cease this destruction! ************************ Slash and burn the trees, Ancient knowledge disappears. Stop, trees die, we die! ************************ Little boy watches One by one he sees trees fall. Men cut his future. ************************* … Continue reading