Category Archives: Poets United

Sacred

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Distant clouds confess
to all creatures far and near:
Sacred is this place.

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Northern Arizona
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Distance” here
 
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Confession” here
 
More Share the Joy Thursday ruminations here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More The Poetry Pantry #60 here
 
More REDnesday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Prophet

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One lantern alone
cannot light a whole city,
but a prophet can.


 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Zacatecas, México
 
More Poets United, writing on the theme “Loneliness” here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 

Silent

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A silent fountain,
ten thousand shadows blooming—
who could wish for more?


 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Jardín Juárez, Zacatecas, México
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Wish” here
 
More The Poetry Pantry at Poets United here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

If

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If woods were to sprout
in shallow wayside puddles,
who would wish them well?


 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Jardín Juárez, Zacatecas, México
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Wish” here
 
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Sunday Scribblings with the theme “Woods” here
 
More The Poetry Pantry at Poets United here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
 
More REDnesday photos here

Wearisome

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A wearisome task—
reading words without passion
instead of Rumi.


 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Zacatecas, México
 
More about the Persian poet Rumi here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Poets United with the theme “Reading” here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday photos here

When

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When the lamp blinks out,
will you remember reading
ten thousand proverbs?


 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Plaza de Armas, Zacatecas, México
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Poets United with the theme “Reading” here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday here
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday photos here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
 

Let

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Let the waters flow;
let the flowered serpent come
to sing in my heart.


 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Fountain in Zacatecas, México
 
More The Poetry Pantry at Poets United here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More Red Hot Mondays photos here
 
More Ruby Tuesday photos here

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