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Thursday, 11 September 2014

Branch Haiku

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Three thousand years 
old, fond memories in branches
keep him alive.



Written for Haiku Horizons prompt 'Branch week 29
pic  courtesy google

17 comments:

  1. This is a very old tree. I wonder where it is.

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    1. Perhaps it is in Chile.Thank you Rallentanda.

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  2. i actually saw a tree that was 500 years old in Redwoods California last month, this picture reminds me of that tree :)

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    1. Thank you Ananya.This tree is three thousand years old.
      Were you very busy? Seeing you after a long interval.

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  3. There are also ancient bristlecone pines in northern California that are over 1,000 years old. What memories they must have!

    Barren Branch

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    1. Thank you MMM. Old memories are always linked with old trees.

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  4. so perfect how you connected tree to memory to living.

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    1. Thank you Judith for such inspiring comments.

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  5. so old!! it has seen more changes in the world...

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  6. Three millenniums it witnessed.Great.Nice lines.

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