Festival 54: The Wonder and Magic of Trees

Silvia at Windywillow has prepared a lavishly illustrated edition of the Festival of the Trees, featuring photos from the linked posts and commentary from her animated tree-sprite alter ego. Many of the contributors really got into the spirit of the theme, with posts about unusual and charismatic trees and forests, while others pondered more specific mysteries such as fig pollination, the cause of bent and leaning trees, and how insects avoid getting trapped in amber. And don’t miss the couple who make chairs and sculptures out of living trees! 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 December 1, 2010, in Announcements. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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