The Sut Nam part of this blog is deliberately misspelled and comes from the phrase Sat Nam in Sanskrit that points to the true self, the part of a person that is forever untouched and whole. The Bonsai part of the name comes from a little box my partner Tim gave me that contained the kit for a ready-made bonsai tree. Someone had given him the kit, and it had been sitting in a junk crate in his office for as long as I had known him. Then he gave it to me and it sat on a junk shelf in my office for a good number of years. I finally admitted to myself that I did not want to grow a bonsai tree, so here is my bonsai, the very real project I do want to tend.
Most of the photos are taken by Tim, except the ones that suck. Those are taken by me.
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