Some trees bare their souls more visibly than others and some of them profoundly so. Faces may sometimes be seen to fade or even vanish seasonally, particularly in winter, only to reawaken when spring has sprung. The two main forms of commonly stationary faces to be seen upon the bark of trees are known as the Sleepers and the Old Heads.
✯ Anthropomorphic Tree ~ Anthropomorphism is the recognition of people-like characteristics in animals, plants or non-living things. This tree can be found in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. During the time of slavery in the South, slave ships were often unable to make it through the Outer Banks because of the treacherous landscapes.✯