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Ménec Megalithic alignments

[Carnac, France. c. 4250 - 3750 BC]

(via anechoicchamber)

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Mallorca, July 1994

(Andy Goldsworthy)

These trees are so old they feel like stone.  The stones have given growth to the olive trees; they grow out of the earth because of the stone — within the wood is stone.  Cracked and weathered, with holes and openings; some with almost open trunks revealing their guts.  You can see the internal tree.  The stone column balanced as a partner to the tree.  The stone grows within the tree — the seed.  

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