It can be downright ethereal when walking through Purgatory Chasm in Sutton Massachusetts in the late winter. The elm leaves are dry and curled, but they cling stubbornly to the
What’s the difference between a tree and a shrub? Is there an actual technical difference between trees and shrubs? I get this question fairly often. I suppose lots of people are interested in this natural world around us. My mystery series is named after trees – Aspen Allegations, Birch Blackguards, and so on, so clearly I am also tree-friendly.