Festival #38 bears fruit

eastern hemlock throne (photo: Dave Bonta)

eastern hemlock throne (photo: Dave)

From our perspective in eastern and central North America, this was the earliest edition ever:

It’s here!! Another edition of the Festival of The Trees, this time almost 12 hours earlier than usual because it’s coming to you all the way from the tropics of Asia!

Jackfruits, durians, and guavas, oh my! Summer fruit-bearing trees are just one of the topics in this edition’s featured blog posts and articles, though. You’ll also encounter black walnut trees (both with and without climbing black snakes), a hazelnut tree, a nectarine tree that split under the weight of its fruit, a short animation about a pear tree, sycamores in Arizona, witches’ hair, and more. Go visit.

About Dave Bonta

I'm the author of several small, odd books, including Breakdown: Banjo Poems, Words on the Street: An Inaction Comic, and Odes to Tools, but my real work is at my literary blog Via Negativa. I'm the editor and publisher of Moving Poems, a webzine showcasing videopoetry and poetry film. And I've been a dedicated if somewhat unorthodox homebrewer for more than 20 years.

Posted on July 31, 2009, in Announcements. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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