Friday, September 9, 2016

If Trees Were People

I've started taking early morning walks again. I've been struggling with seated meditation and recently read about walking meditation. They started that way. What they've turned into are "focused" walks. Each day I focus on a different thing. Today it was trees. I was thinking about them as if they were people.

If this tree was a person...

Creatively blocked painter

Honor roll students

Over protective father

Middle aged yogi

Free spirited volunteer

Father of three

Second generation immigrant

War veteran

The grandmother everyone loves

Green Peace activist

Head of the neighborhood watch

Every family member surfs

Kindergarten teacher

Aspiring ballroom dancer

Elderly man with many regrets

Stay at home dad


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