Festival 62: Lessons from trees

Festival of the Trees #62 is up! It’s a little late, but that’s because Kate hosted another and very complementary blog carnival yesterday, which we also recommend: the plant-focused Berry-Go-Round. About the FOTT, Kate writes:

[Trees] still have the capacity to shock us, woo us, and draw us close. I learned that it’s hard not to refer to trees as agents of actions and feelings in their own right, and I think many who have been wooed to tell a tree story this month would agree with me. Perhaps it’s because when we are up close to the trees, we have an immense opportunity to learn from them, if we care to listen.

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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 August 2, 2011, in Announcements. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. this girl is actually dating a tree!

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