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The Poetry of Trees

by Melannie Svoboda SND on June 8, 2015

The poet Joyce Kilmer wrote: “I think that I shall never see/ A poem lovely as a tree.” Let’s take a few moments today to reflect on the wonder, beauty, and poetry of trees.

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The Ash Tree of My Childhood

by Melannie Svoboda SND on April 22, 2013

In honor of Earth Day, I’d like to tell you about an ash tree of my childhood. This reflection is based on my book When the Rain Speaks: Celebrating God’s Presence in Nature. 

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