Unconscious Wisdom in a Sad Tree by linaji

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Digital Painting of a Tree in Kauai and the power in the land

I have not stopped thinking about the works of

LisaG and her newest piece called Sad Tree it got my mind and heart juiced up!

SAD TREE

_*Beside a waterhole
a sad tree was planted

seasonally
it leaned forward

in a spirited attempt
to soulfully drench

an act of love

it did it all
without shame

smoke often filled the air
the sad tree
was the last of its breed

it had seen a fair amount
it had danced the last dance

all that was left was to
take care of its bounty

no more travel
c’est la vie

a railway line sang blue
as the willow
spoke to flesh and blood

flesh ran
to the rose bush without bud
asking for no reason

why must I hang my head?

It was the truth

a bird floating from the heavens
hid
behind
the mercy of the burning
sad tree

twisted ivy
seeded
in the minds
of blank onlookers

the sad tree
discovered redemption
in the brushing of a cross

in the hope
of
never truly knowing

in the rooted earth
of
every lasting life

in the ache
of birth

turn your head
give away your perfect suit

pick up your roots
be gone

understand
black as coal
light as the few*_

By Lisa G. 2009

I am artist always becoming…
Endless ideas pull me forward towards endless creation.

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Comments

  • coseven
    cosevenabout 5 years ago

    wow! …

  • lolool thanks Corinna!!

    – linaji

  • billyboy
    billyboyabout 5 years ago

    Linaji, your rants will always amaze me as much as the depth of your art.
    Beautiful colors, style… and sentiment as always.
    xo

  • Ahh Billy.. just when I wrote the name bill ..only for dramatic purposes.. tee hee.. I come here and see such a lovely comment. Thanks so very much. I was blown away from this image of you. I have one question though, do you think that is what those branches represent? it is the branches and the open mouth that stunned me. and of course I see things a bit more different. All the same my darling Billy, it is a masterpiece of fine art and I would see what the original was going for!!
    xx

    – linaji

  • 1chick1
    1chick1about 5 years ago

    extreme wow

  • Back atcha!! appreciate your view!

    – linaji

  • robpixaday
    robpixadayabout 5 years ago

    Oh, gosh this is singing.
    Poignant…powerful…..

    I’m always happy to read what you have to say!!! I hope no one gave you a hard time about that?

  • Nooo just my own brain so I took it down!! replaced it with the poem of which this piece was inspired.. love you and thank you sooooooooooooooo much!

    – linaji

  • aspectsoftmk
    aspectsoftmkabout 5 years ago

    looks like color…brought the sad tree a little bit of swagger…and lots of legs around him…::))) great heART lina..xox

  • I like your comment very much you wonder!! Hugs and LoVe!

    – linaji

  • MoonSpiral
    MoonSpiralabout 5 years ago

    I don’t think any of us mind your orgasmic ranting. This image is breathtaking Linaji!!

  • LOLOL I have missed you lovely Moon! thank you sooooo much!

    – linaji

  • Farras Abdelnour
    Farras Abdelnourabout 5 years ago

    lina, i enjoy your “rants” very much in fact. they’re very encouraging and useful feedback. your work is beautiful, moody. the title is poetic and speaks volumes! xox

  • Well.. I want you to know.. I watched this.. here and thought of you mightely today. I am not surpized you came though I have missed you.

    – linaji

  • Jack Grace
    Jack Graceabout 5 years ago

    One woman’s rant is an “others” orgasm, please keep sharing. Love you beautiful “blue” tree.

  • Ohh Jack.. this has been such a week of wonder,, you being one of them.. I shall get to our collab soon!! gosh.. the well spring of orgasmic wonder!! teehee

    – linaji

  • Tomatohead
    Tomatoheadabout 5 years ago

    Wonderful work Lina – very beautiful.

  • Thank you Nelson appreciate your view:=}}

    – linaji

  • Lisa  Jewell
    Lisa Jewellabout 5 years ago

    If I could favourite a million times it still would not be enough…..

    Your artwork matches the intent and feeling of my Sad Tree. Our connection delights in every possible way. I feel a new colour aura swimming around me each time I read or view your art.

    Love You xxxxx

  • Before I go.. thanks Darling one.. your work and your spirit really gave me a vision to see ahead more how my life is so generous. You being a big part of the equation. This work of yours just thrilled the pants offa me!! tee hee.. XXX

    – linaji

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