Tag Archives: The Tenacity of Trees


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 .