The Tree Conversations Blog

The trees ask me to speak on their behalf: Video of the presentation to the OMB 0

The trees ask me to speak on their behalf: Video of the presentation to the OMB

This is a recording of the presentation I made to the Ontario Municipal Board on behalf of several 100 year old Norway Spruce trees on my street. They are slated to be cut in...

Article submitted at request of trees in Trinity Bellwoods Park in Toronto. Not published by the newspaper. 0

Article submitted at request of trees in Trinity Bellwoods Park in Toronto. Not published by the newspaper.

Trees. Forgiving. Trees: FOR…GIVING. Not long ago, I was at a party. Soon I was listening to a teacher from an elementary school, who told me that, when she was younger, and heading towards...

Tree Shepherds! An excerpt from “Thoughts that Shine like Stars” by Verena Stael von Holstein

Tree Shepherds! An excerpt from “Thoughts that Shine like Stars” by Verena Stael von Holstein

I have not completed the typing out of this excerpt but it might be of interest so I am publishing as is. I will finish it when the book is returned to me (...

The Tree of Life: Trees from my past. The butterfly tree. 0

The Tree of Life: Trees from my past. The butterfly tree.

If I trace my research into communications with trees I remember a time,  (1988) when I lived on Salt Spring Island. We were in a house overlooking an inlet where a pod of orcas...

Tree Conversations: Article for International Institute for Transformation February 2015 newsletter 0

Tree Conversations: Article for International Institute for Transformation February 2015 newsletter

Suggested title “What trees have to tell us”   The great Oracle at Delphi was a community who devoted their lives to the work of being the voice of the gods. They were able...

The Ancient Trollsgarden Oak: OOland Sweden: A sea of sounding colour 0

The Ancient Trollsgarden Oak: OOland Sweden: A sea of sounding colour

Prior to my understanding what my Maple tree friend ( In cedarvale ravine in Toronto in 2005) meant by “Make art with me”: ( at first I though he meant make art for him...

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The Reunion: Art, Science and Religion

Raised in a family of three where my father was a world renown scientist and my mother a gifted visual artist there was always a third stream debated and explored amongst us : the...