The Lone Tree, Gleann Beag, Glenshee, Perthshire, Scotland
February 2015 - The story here is unusual. I have been many times in Gleann beag and often seen this lone tree while driving. I always thought it looked quite lovely but lonely on its rock and on that particular day of February, the snow was making the rock stand out. I stopped.
I call it the Lone Tree because I had never noticed the other ones. In fact, there are as many as 13 trees in this photograph, but they are more humble and usually hidden in the landscape.
So, my lone tree is not as alone as it seems and it might be a reflection on ourselves. Often in life we might feel lonely when truly we are not...