Email this sample to a friend

Trees In My Life

Copyright (C) 2013 by Jerome Francis Lusa

Cover Photo by Jerome Francis Lusa

Smashwords edition

This ebook is licensed for your personal enjoyment only. This ebook may not be re-sold or given away to other people. If you would like to share this book with another person, please purchase an additional copy for each reader. If you’re reading this book and did not purchase it, or it was not purchased for your use only, then please return to and purchase your own copy. Thank you for respecting the hard work of this author.


By the Author

This short memoir is a homage to the trees that I have touched and that have sustained me. Please don’t call me a tree hugger, though. Yes, I have hugged trees, but it was for my sake, not theirs, and that makes all the difference. I love trees in the way that Pan troglodytes loves trees, for we have lived in them and they have sustained us. For my part, I have also cut them down, burned their logs to stay warm in winter and created things from their wood. Indeed, trees have truly sustained me.

I am indebted to my wife Gayle, my daughter Amanda and my good friend Lynn Chirico for reviewing these stories and for their honest advice. Thank you all.

Previous Page Next Page Page 1 of 33