Starting the Cycle Anew

rowan saplings

25 Rowan saplings ready for planting

I feel good when I carve. Not only can i forget about life’s woes, but I feel good about making something useful from wood that was only destined for the fire. I believe it allows for something of the tree to live on. What really gives me satisfaction though is starting the cycle anew. Today I took 38 saplings (Rowan, Oak, Hazel, Willow, Horse Chestnut and Silver Birch), grown from seed to their new home at


Oak, Hazel, Willow, Horse Chestnut, Birch









… A woodland of the future 🙂


It’s a nice feeling to think that my descendants might carve something from these trees one day …


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