Category Archives: Cabrillo National Monument

Beacon

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Old Point Loma Lighthouse, Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego, California
 
old beacon
hailing all strangers ~
mind the land*


three come sailing in at dusk
spirit, mystery, and flesh

*Opening gambit by Wabi Sabi of Wabi Sabi: Poems and Images
 
Final two lines and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Flares

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Blossom, sea and sky—
their language flares with truth, child,
but please tell me why.

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: California buckwheat in bloom, Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Language” here
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Flare” here
 
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Nothing

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A frank confession:
I peer into the distance,
but I see nothing.

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego, California
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Distance” here
 
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Confession” here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

Need

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In need of healing,
she gazes through the window
to the distant sea.

 
 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Old Point Loma Lighthouse, Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Need” here
 
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Sunday Scribblings with the theme “Distant” here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More Haiku Heights, Prompt #53, here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

Cabrillo

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Needing to explore,
Cabrillo went the distance
and found a new world.

 
 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Monument to Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Need” here
 
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Sunday Scribblings with the theme “Distant” here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More Haiku Heights, Prompt #53, here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

Singing

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Some shadows, a stone,
the singing of wind and sun—
what more do you need?

 
 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Along the trail at Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Need” here
 
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Mellow Yellow Monday photos here
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday photos here
 
More Haiku Heights, Prompt #53, here
 
More Poetry Pantry #59 here

Here

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Beyond the window?
In some strange and distant place?
All you need is here.

 
 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Old Point Loma Lighthouse, Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Need” here
 
More Sunday Scribblings with the theme “Distant” here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday photos here
 
More Haiku Heights, Prompt #53, here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Poetry Pantry #59 here

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