A Community of Giants Standing Tall

Aikya Param
Sep 3 · 1 min read

Redwood Park, Oakland, California, beloved place near me

Photograph by Daniel Hopper on Unsplash

Come with me to the quiet wood.
The tall giants’ rusty-needle
Acid carpet makes a silence
That echoes our awe as we look up
To the treetops. Look how they move,
In circles hugging the sky in a dance.