|A angular sketch of |
Tom Vetter's Flower in the Seed labyrinth
in prep for a large outdoor installation.
One of the traditions I heard was the use of Natalie Sleeth's 1986 strophic text "In the Bulb There Is a Flower." (New Century Hymnal #433)
Singing with other people during this respiratory pandemic honestly gives me the willies. It's not quite rational and I'm sure some of it has to do with the ways that some of my ancestors have been tricked and hurt by oppressors. Beside that, I'm interested in reducing paper waste and embodying our songs. It didn't take long for the germ of an idea to bloom into something fully formed (ahem) that could be used for all verses ... and guide our social distancing. :)
Here's the write-up: