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A night in the woods

Photo description: A creek in the woods in winter, but with no snow

I spent the night in the mountains Saturday night. First time in too long. I need nights in the mountains like most people need air. http://fendruadin.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Night-in-the-woods.mp3 Audio version: The author reads this article aloud I went with a relatively new friend. A serendipitous scenario, out with mutual friends the night before. I say, I’m camping …

I Wish I Could Learn to Listen to the Trees and Other Comments that Punch Me in the Gut

Someone I follow on Facebook recently posted a link to an article about tree communication, and how humans can learn to understand it. I commented, “This is not news to any of the indigenous cultures who live closely with nature. In the words of the Seneca, the language is called Hail-lo-way-ain… and we all speak it. …