The Gifts of Trees

leaves like wood
are gifts of trees
reminders of life
and its fragility
this craftsman
acknowledges
this generosity
my hands wet
with drops of
rain and the
years behind me
the generations
of family
who have worked
before me
crafting gifts
of wood
from these
gifts of trees

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