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       trees-refuse-to-give-up-103-598418ba6df7
#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 .

13 thoughts on “THE TENACITY OF TREES

  1. Brian Lovett

    These images are beyond spectacular and inspiring of nature. I would love to put them on my Facebook page but Can’t find a SHARE facility

  2. Tina Collias

    These are so beautiful and shows how nature forms its own stunning works of art.I think the most amazing thing is that people allowed these trees to grow and thrive and respected their way to grow no matter !

  3. Anne Linstatter

    I love these photos! Thank you for posting them, and blessings to the ones who took the photos. May their name(s) be found, and may they receive our thanks.

  4. Tom

    This is something we can LEARN from……….planting the right seeds, time, strength, nature, ideas for our dependants future !

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