Solid hope often resides in the least apparent, but most obvious places. The simple, but time-dependent solutions are usually better for the long haul, but lack the hype of technology-intensive actions. I’ve already used the imagery of giant sequoia in an earlier work. Here, I’ll reference the Grand Canyon to illustrate the creative power of subtle changes over an extended time, when built from a strong-yet-mutable, heterogeneous foundation.

Icing: nephews revived rainforest frogs puzzle

Multi-meaning gem: trunk rotations