The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

Me, Tree, and Vivaldi

A natural fantasy

Woman reclining on a tree top branch in green dress with a violin
Photo by Vlad Deep on Unsplash

That’s why I’ve asked my tree to marry me.

I’ve loved this tree my whole life. We’ve grown up together — which doesn’t necessarily make us relationship material per se. But let me explain.

This is my childhood home. We planted her, if indeed she is a her, right after we moved in. I was five. I couldn’t lift the pot, my dad did that. I couldn’t…

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Marilyn Flower

Marilyn Flower

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