How Watching People Restore Bonsai Trees Became My Form of Meditation

When Peter Chan gave my pandemic-wrecked brain a break.

Image of a Bonsai tree on a table
Photo by Luca Finardi on Pixabay

Back when I was around 12 years old I discovered my neighbor's collection of Bonsai trees. He had around eight trees ranging from the age of up to 200 years and religiously pruned and watered them almost every day.