Tanka: Grandmother Tree

a smiling brindle whippet walking along the forest floor
a smiling brindle whippet running up a hill in the forest

loch shore –
lights glitter on the water
while we listen
to the grandmother tree
sharing glimpses of the past

Β© Xenia Tran

exposed roots of an ancient pine by the loch shore

Wishing you all a happy Thursday and a peaceful rest of the week,

with love from Misty and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

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Author: whippetwisdom

The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her adopted and fostered whippets.

25 thoughts on “Tanka: Grandmother Tree”

  1. I love the idea of a grandmother tree..what tales she could tell πŸ’š Have a lovely evening and a peaceful rest of the week. Much love from our house to yours πŸ’•πŸ•πŸ’•xxx

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind words dear Cathy, grandmother trees have such a wonderful energy and I wish I could understand the songs they are singing πŸ’š A wonderful evening and blessed rest of the week to you too and much love back from our house to yours πŸ€—πŸ’•πŸ• xxx

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    1. Thank you so much for your kind words dear Martha and Misty says thank you too! Wishing you a blessed rest of the day and please give sweet Bear and Teddy a gentle pat from us all πŸ’•πŸ•πŸ’• xxx

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