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;...
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