“Your standards will change over time. With every choice. Every heartbreak.
First, you will hold a thorn in your hands as if it were a rose. Then one day you’ll wake up and accept nothing less than a forest.”
– Erin Van Vuren
Since 1979, Jadav Payeng has single handedly planted a forest in the middle of a barren wasteland. His forest is now larger than Central Park. This is his story.
Inspired by Autumn Leaves by Jiang Xiao Qing
“We live as we dream, alone.”
– Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness.