The Tree Conversations Blog

London Plane Tree at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden ( August 2018) 0

London Plane Tree at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden ( August 2018)

The Five Point Plane tree at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden   How can we understand what has happened?   My involvement is mysterious and only one part of the story. For what it is...

Tree Spirit Telesummit Interview 0

Tree Spirit Telesummit Interview

I recently participated in an international telesummit: Tree Spirit: Come into Sacred Relationship with the Trees hosted by Kim Wilborn of Guardian Gateway . There were 19 other speakers from Australia, Ireland, Scotland, England,...

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...