Amanda Straw and The Dance of Eternal Spring

The sun had barely risen in the sky when I arrived at the small cemetery that rested in the shadow of the Blue Mountain. I crossed the damp grass to the clump of trees a couple yards off the road. I paused at the entrance gate to the old cemetery and realized why my contact … Continue reading Amanda Straw and The Dance of Eternal Spring

Along the Way: The Asheville Moon Tree

I have a fascination about Moon Trees and in the past have written about them, including a story in a published collection of my favorite articles. This fascination was what brought me to the Botanical Gardens in Asheville, located next to the University of North Carolina – Asheville Campus. The lot was filling quickly as … Continue reading Along the Way: The Asheville Moon Tree