[Novel] The Waking Tree: “She watched the sky as if under a lover’s window …”

The Waking Tree: “She watched the sky as if under a lover’s window, hoping for some sign of movement, a chance to throw pebbles and attract attention to her waiting presence.” Read more: https://amzn.to/2Ri2ObA

The Waking Tree: Introduction

Scientific name:           Maclura pomifera Common names:        Hedge tree, Bois d’arc, Osage Orange In Texas, we call it bodark.  The Osage Indians used to make bows from its curved and supple limbs.  Two of the tree’s names are derived from this fact.  (Bois d’arc means “wood of the bow.”  The fruit of the... Continue Reading →

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