Losing a large, old tree can be something like losing a human friend. We might notice a bit of weakening here and there, but till a sickness is far advanced we often don't realize how little time is left, how little we can do. It is good during the Thanksgiving season to think of the ones … Continue reading Last year for an elm
The day the leaves were falling
Every fall there comes a day when a fruitless mulberry tree lets go of most of its perfectly green leaves, all at once. This year it was today, after a few nights that dipped into the 20s.