Is Tree Hugging Good For Your Health?
Years ago I lost a mighty volume of poems I had written. As an already-published poet they were not just dreams or self-delusions; these were GOOD poems. I wept over that notebook. It still haunts me; the beautiful language that came to me in the night; up in the skies; on far-flung mountain tops; and by the ocean shore… All gone!
I’ve tried to re-construct some of it but poetry isn’t like that. It’s a moment of intense creation that never comes again.
But I do remember one of them was about hugg ...[click to continue]