Category Archives: Chinatown

Sacred

Kuan Yin Temple
 

Lady Merry Heart,
I seek your sweet elixir
in this sacred place.

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Kuan Yin Temple, Chinatown, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
 
More The Height of Haiku Challenge, Day 14 with theme “Elixir” here
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Freestyle” here
 
More Share the Joy Thursday ruminations here
 
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #136 here
 
More REDnesday photos here
 
More Ruby Tuesday here

Courtyard

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in temple courtyard
pink lotus petals flourish—
holy their blooming

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Kuan Yin Temple, Chinatown, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
 
More The Height of Haiku Challenge, Day 5 with the theme “Flourish” here
 
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #136 here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here
 

Grandmother

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Grandmother Turtle,
breathe blessings into my bones,
school me in your ways.

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: A small park in Chinatown, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “School” here
 
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Breathe” here
 
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #135 here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 

Breathe

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School me in your ways,
lion, teach me stealth and strength
as you breathe on me.

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Kuan Yin Temple, Chinatown, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “School” here
 
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Breathe” here
 
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #135 here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Macro Monday photos here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

Market

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Savory suppertime dreams—
onions, cabbage, bananas,
ginger, sweet yams and garlic
steamed to perfection.

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Chinatown, Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Dreams” here
 
More The Thursday Think Tank with the theme “Market Days” here
 
More PicStory #10 with the theme “Some Green” here
 
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #133 here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

Frustration

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No longer able
to kick up his heels with joy,
old man needs his cane.

 
 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Chinatown, Honolulu, Hawaii
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Frustration” here
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Need” here
 
More Haiku Heights, Prompt #53, here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

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