Unexpected Things

I came across this photo from earlier this summer when I was hiking in the mountains of Colorado near my home. I am as astonished now as I was then to happen upon this little tree growing out of this enormous multi-ton rock. Somehow it spoke of unexpected thingsā€”big and small. Somehow it suggested supple possibility emerging out of unwavering granite. I wondered how enough soil had accumulated in the small depression on the top … Read more