This was sent to me by my friend Susan and I cannot find the author to credit , but sharing nonetheless because it has lifted my spirits and I hope it does your, too.
The tenacity of trees
#1 A Place Of Enchantment
#2 This Palm Tree Fell Over And Curved Right Back Up
#3 This Tree Fell Over And Cloned Four More Trees!
#4 The Only Tree That Survived The Tsunami In Japan
Now Protected And Restored.
#5 Tree Of Life – Olympic National Park, Washington
#6 A Tree’s Root Spill Over The Sidewalk
#7 An amazing tree grows out of a rock!
#8 This Tree is Growing Through Speed Limit Sign
#9 This Tree Refuses To Die
#10 This Tree Still Has Its Leaves Because Of
The Light Shining On It
#11 Life Finds A Way
#12 Tree Roots Extend To The Mainland For Nutrients
#13 Life Finds A Way
#14 Ta Promh Temple In Cambodia
#15 Never Give Up!
#16 Someone Hung His Skates On A Small Tree. The Tree Grew Around Them
#17 A Tree Growing On Another Tree
#19 As Tree Grew Out Of The Stump Of A Dead Tree — Then The Stump Rotted Away
#20 A Tree Grows From Third Floor Window
#21 A Lone Tree Found a Way to Live Surrounded by Rock
#22 A Tree Grows Out of a Rock
#23 A Floating Island Grew At The End Of A Sunken Tree
#24 A Wooden Chair Sprouted Leaves
#25 This Tree Grew Through A Piano
#27 This Tree Refused To Accept Winter
#28 This Tree Is Eating A Fence
#29 This Tree Grew Through A Fence
#30 Trees Will Find A Way
It goes to show that when we are determined to survive and persist ,despite the impediments , we can do it.
Like birds, let’s leave behind what we don’t need to carry…grudges, sadness, pain, fear and regrets. Fly light. Life is beautiful .