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I keep struggling with what we intend to plant for our woodlot. My initial search led me to a post which talked about using hybrid poplars because they grow incredibly fast, and are easy to harvest, split, and can regenerate through coppicing. 601 more words


Haiku: Haven

Garden, green island,

tree-shaded, bird-filled, song-bright,

sunlit, moon painted.

Poplars wind-whisper

finches gather stray sweet words

string a golden song.

Rosebuds swell, unfold

spill honeyed sun-warmed fragrance

butterfly nectar.


What You Can Miss When You Don't Walk

I try to get out and go for a walk every day.  Sometimes I just get busy with other things though, and several days can go by without a walk. 103 more words


Crowd: the point of entrance out of the world of singular objects into one that pushes and crushes through manifesting as many variations on a single object in as small a space as possible; growth not without but within. 36 more words



High: the state of bridging the worlds of earth and air; typically, with feet on the ground (or roots in it) a high one reaches “lofty” heights, ones full of lift or loft or air.

Lombardy Poplars in Bloom