rita and lily at the base of the twin firs

on the first day, we hiked up a very steep bit of mountainside to these enormous twin fir trees. our guides told us they were around 500-600 years old. the energy in this place is extraordinary. it’s pristine old growth, a full functioning ancient ecosystem. one of the most spiritual places i’ve ever been to. the squamish nation has recently secured its preservation.

2 Comments

  1. Arif on June 27, 2006 at 6:38 pm

    hey, say ‘hi’ to lily. she was kind enough to read my undergrad. thesis last year.

    have you seen the dialogue going on at tim yu’s blog? i think it may interest you. a couple of us (P.Lu, Chris Chen etc) are having a dialogue about ‘race’ and poetics. maybe you’re interested?

    arif

  2. Arif on June 27, 2006 at 6:44 pm

    here’s pam’s blog spot

    http://openreader.blogspot.com/

    contact her if you’re interested in being part of a listserve discussion on ‘race’ and postmodern poetics.

    arif

    ps. damn it looks so amazing – where you are.

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