megaflora

by claire comstock-gay

I grew up inside a small gray house, and outside the house grew a tall, white pine—much thicker than my body, much taller than my house. This might be one of the biggest white pines in New Hampshire, a contractor told my parents when they brought him out to see about cutting the tree down.

My mom hated the wide shadow it cast over almost our entire hous…

This post is for paying subscribers