Category Archives: Recuerda Mi Corazon

Thorny

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Prickly Poppy (Argemone pleiacantha) seed pods at dawn, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


It is difficult
on the dark and thorny way—
stories no one tells.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Wastelands

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Ocotillo blossoms, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


Something in the air
compels the ocotillo
to call wastelands home.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Dreams

Morning shadows
 
Woman walking home from market, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


walking home alone
through the early spring shadows
in step with her dreams

 
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Drenched

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A ship under full sail, painted on a restaurant door, Puerto Nuevo, Baja California Norte, México
 


Sometimes letters come,
drenched in salt spray from the sea—
the same old stories.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Ample

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Palo verde tree, glowing with the last rays of daylight, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


showers of blossoms
reviving weary pilgrims—
springtime’s ample feast

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Warning

Showers

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Palo verde tree, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


showers of blossoms
refreshing weary pilgrims—
long the homeward way

 
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Ripening

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Trailing Milkweed (Sarcostemma hirtellum), Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


strewn along the branch
a thousand years of darkness
ripening to stars

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Honey

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Wayside shrine, the Virgin of Guadalupe, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


all the little shrines
reviving weary pilgrims—
honey on the way

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Woven

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Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


storm clouds gathering—
so many rugs are woven
from threads of thin rain

 
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