The Suspended Forest

Commissioned for the 2021 Forest of Imagination, this ‘found’ poem is by poet Kaddy Benyon. She has stitched together words and phrases from 33 of the tree stories gathered as part of the Forest project in 2020 and beautifully conjures up a shared tribute to trees.

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The Suspended Forest

You can explore these stories here.

Kaddy created another ‘found’ poem Welcome for the Taking Note project with Addenbrooke’s Hospital in 2018. This is a permanent part of the Art Trail. Read this poem as part of the full Taking Note collection or listen to Dr Mike More, Chair of Cambridge University Hospitals, read it for staff as part of the lockdown support programme in 2020.