Tree spirituality: fighting with sisters

Even in full sunlight, a tree’s leaves are still in shade,
each leaf casting shadow over its sister leaf’s light;
even when attached to the same branch, they get in each other’s way –
They could start fighting
or they could see that they both draw nutrients, both give nutrients
in a deep state of interbeing,
and that fighting with each other is fighting with oneself

© Meisaan Chan

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2 Responses to Tree spirituality: fighting with sisters

  1. Karen says:

    Hi, dear heart!

    I was reminded of this amazing article.


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