Preparing for winter by slowing down by gathering my life force in me, staying warm gathering with friends.
I want to follow the example of trees, retract liquid and nutrients from the leaves which I will shed. If you look at me I might look barren just a bundle of branches. But if a storm comes, as they do in winter, the wind will pass through the leafless branches and leave me standing!
Internally I will be just fine and sharing my richness underground with fellow trees and other organisms. We have a wide and deep network of roots sometimes bigger than a tree you see above ground. So, what you see is just a part of the whole of me not showing the richness, knowledge build up over years and decennia and era …