Blessing Trees (28 images)
Wendell Berry called them "blessed and blessing trees," where he would go and listen to the trees sing. This portfolio contains photographs of trees from many places where I have walked and found inspiration. There's something in a tree or a woodland that has always called out to artists, poets, novelists (think of Faulkner's novel The Big Woods), musicians. A single tree can define a landscape, bestow visual order on it. Woods are complicated: sometimes they are enchanted;...