Tag Archives: Trees

Views From My Hanging Chair

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Look Up – Way Up – More Maple Trees

The canopy is lovely with the sun filtering through. I think I’m obsessed with Maple Trees.

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Around The Yard – Nine

Willow Salix matsudana ‘Golden corkscrew’ Deciduous Tree. Golden foliage on twisted golden branches.   Fast growing to 25’ tall, 25’ wide.  Heat and drought tolerant.  Likes full sun.  Maintain moist but not soggy soil. Planted in 2016 for my birthday.  … Continue reading

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In The Woods

Peace is here amongst the trees, oxygen provides your needs. Breathe in, breathe out, stand still, don’t shout Beauty’s touch is all you feel, where healing miracles are real. ©2014 Sharron R. McMillan

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My World In A Puddle

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Naked

Beauty, motion, light, ever-changing scenes of light and darkness. Naked trees, leaves covering roots, golden bronze drifting down, patchwork quilts of cedar, hemlock, fir. Ever changing scenes of life and death. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Studio Windows #2

North Peak South Peak

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Wind

Eerie, invasive, sneaks through cracks we didn’t know were there, grabs anything in it’s path flinging disdainfully aside that which it does not carry away, sucks ones breath, attempts to draw the soul out of the body as other lost … Continue reading

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Paradise

What was Paradise? but a garden, an orchard of trees and herbs, full of pleasure, and nothing there but delights. ~ William Lawson

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Wishful Thinking

The catkins are out on the hazel nut trees.  Spring won’t be long now. I hope.

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Bad Investment

I hear logging trucks loading logs next door. Quite a stack of cedar they’ll get a good price for. But money will never compensate for the oxygen, soil stability, shade, beauty, habitat those trees provided. Wrong thinking there to exchange … Continue reading

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Calming Our Trees

We walked our trails today, the shorter, lower trails, closer to where the neighbours are logging. We had to calm our trees, reassure them that no one will be coming close to them with their murderous weapons. We stood, quaking … Continue reading

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Hanging Around the Yard #2

Nylon hammock on the trail by the maple trees.  Could have gone to sleep there, so quiet and calm.

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Friends in the Woods

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Trees

Some people think trees are their personal piggy bank they can rob whenever they please. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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