In “Finding the Mother Tree,” forest ecologist Suzanne Simard illuminates the complicated and intimate world of trees.
Oh, Mariah, my life is now an apology
for how I forgot you, and let the tide
of my own life take me out to sea
when I knew that you needed me.
Fulfilling absolute Decree
In casual simplicity—
In the ancient night
the vines of summer choke
breath choke memory
blooms fatten and fall
Despite growing up within driving distance of Amish Country, I never expected to see the Amish as a source of tech-savvy guidance.