Jet Lagged!

Originally posted on Bonsai Eejit:
Well, I’m home safe and have been trying to get get over my jet lag, worst I’ve ever had. I think I may have overdone just about everything on this trip. Nearly 3000 miles covered. A holiday to remember and I plan to share all the photos here once I…

Making It Happen

In several of my previous posts I have been using bonsai as a metaphor for life and as a life teacher.   I’m going out of a limb and making it an announcement,  I’m currently in the process of publishing a book that discuss the potential power of bonsai to help us with life.  By coming out with a claim I you want to expect  … More Making It Happen

Why Do Trees Live a Long Time? – A Reflection about Age

After turning half a century this week, I was reflecting on the subject of age.  “Half a Century” sounds very old to us humans but when you think about it, relative to old things, fifty (50) years is practically just a small blip in the time radar.   Okay I maybe just making myself feel good here, you say.  I admit, there’s … More Why Do Trees Live a Long Time? – A Reflection about Age

Juniper on Corten Metal Pot

This is a juniper I’ve collected from someones landscape.  I’ve written about it a couple of times.  I decided to repot this in a corten metal pot.  Metal Pot was custom sized and made.  I wanted something different.  The metal rust has a color similar to the trunk and also it’s  changing like the tree.