This awesome tree is in Nashville's Centennial Park. It not only grew out of concrete, but extends down into the water and back out--a seemingly impossible feat--and what a grand reminder from the universe to be flexible as we embrace and adapt to our environment in our own unique way.


eye in the back of my...

I suspect would-be predators think the markings appear to be eyes and faces? He/she is pretty cool, huh? (click to enlarge)


leaves (fcp)

"Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower"...Albert Camus
I just wish this "second spring" lasted longer!



What does it mean that my summer roses are much healthier and prolific now that winter is approaching?
"Every new year is a surprise to us..." Henry David Thoreau