Beneath the Tumtum Tree
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“Once, I could choose… Some part of me remembers that.

Now the Hunt pulls me… through these gnarling Tumtum trees… the Hunger leads. And I cannot choose who I will eat. Who is next? Who crosses my path… I crawl, I smell, I smell, I smell…”

-Beneath the Tumtum Tree, Holly Hoenshell-Nelson

Inspired by the nonsensical poem, The Jabberwocky, this piece further explores the story. I finished it as part of a collaborative work with a writer (excerpt above) and composer. You can listen and read their part of the collaboration on our Triptych Blog.

Candice Broersma
Fairfield, USA

Candice Broersma grew up in the quaint city of Yucaipa, California. She began her studies at a local art studio under the direction of artist Sharon Rachel, learning the basics of … Show more.

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