Worn, weathered, and wise
her bark, like carvings of tales from the past,
hoping to be read by future generations.
Reaching down to touch the very source of her life,
arms ready for climbing and reaching greater heights.
Hear the silent prayers she chants –
be kind to my lifeblood mother earth.
© Terri Joan 2015
Response to our Inspiration Call on April 13, 2015
Photo Credit: © Radius Images/Corbis Royalty free photos
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