Category Archives: San Miguel de Allende

If…

Numero 18 photo SMAreddoor_zps8dee4c7e.jpg
San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


If anyone comes,
do not open the gate, child—
the melons will flee.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Canyon

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San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


glowing at twilight
an ancient concrete canyon—
someone drops a spoon

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Retreat

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San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


behind the closed doors
a room for quiet retreat—
seven wines of grace

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Air

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Aloe in bloom, El Charco del Ingenio conservation area, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


something in the air
urging the bee and aloe
to smooth winter’s pleats

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Eager

Trail. El Charco del Ingenio photo trailElCharco_zpse5d398fc.jpg
El Charco del Ingenio conservation area, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


a trip through shadows—
eager this April morning
for the gifts of light

 
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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Temples

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San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


Eighty-eight temples—
how can we pray at daybreak
and again at dusk?

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Narrow

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San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


morning, noon and night
the pilgrimage continues—
narrow is the way

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Prayers

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Detail from a triptych at Fábrica La Aurora, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
(The original image is about the size of a U.S. quarter-dollar coin.)
 


Every pilgrim knows
the tiniest of prayers
is no waste of breath.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Creeping

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