Category Archives: Santa Rosa Plateau

Undulating

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Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Preserve, Riverside County, California
 


underneath a fence
the undulating grasses
crying out for rain

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More SkyWatch Friday
 
More Friday’s Fences
 
More Carpe Diem: “Southard’s ‘Undulates’”

Anticipation

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Rainclouds gathering
to freshen stagnant waters—
anticipation!

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More The Height of Haiku Challenge, Day 23 with the theme “Water” here
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Anticipation” here
 
More The Thursday Think Tank #67 with the theme “Rain” here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More SkyWatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Windmill

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arthritic creaking—
old windmill’s groaning at dusk—
up jumps jackrabbit

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More The Height of Haiku Challenge, Day 3 with the theme “Windmill” here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #135 here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More SkyWatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Rudderless

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rudderless
in a grassy sea—
stripped windmill

 
 
Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More The Height of Haiku Challenge, Day 3 with the theme “Windmill” here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Monday Poetry Train Revisited #135 here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
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Skipping


 

Spontaneity—
clouds skipping down to heal me,
crowning me with joy!

 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Spontaneity” here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Heal” here
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday photos here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Poppy Maidens


 

The poppy maidens
dance through the grasses, flouncing
their yellow-gold skirts.

 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Haiku My Heart 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 Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Rain Puddle


 

For love of water,
I seek puddles after rain—
hopeless addiction!

 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Addiction,” here
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Love” here
 
More Share the Joy Thursday ruminations here
 
More Watery Wednesday photos here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Clouds


 

In my innocence,
I thought the clouds were cotton,
bordering earth’s hem.

 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Border” here
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Innocence” here
 
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday photos here
 
More SkyWatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Shadow Tree


 

Dancing shadow tree,
from my shackles set me free—
let me leap with you!

 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Shadow” here
 
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Shackles” 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 Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

Lonely Sentinel


 

Lonely sentinel,
guarding grass and tree and stone,
creatures far and nigh.

 
© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Santa Rosa Plateau, Murrieta, California
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
 
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Nigh” here
 
More Skywatch Friday photos here
 
More Himmelsk photos here

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