Among the Tombstones


among the tombstones
shadows nestling like kittens
ready for a nap

© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Oak Hill Memorial Park, Escondido, California
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Posted on December 11, 2010, in California, my digital photos, my haiku, Shadow Shot Sunday. Bookmark the permalink. 27 Comments.

  1. love the thought of shadows nestling like kittens…beautiful way to think of them.

  2. Like Laura, I too am warmed by the thought of kittens nestling, what a wonderful comparison, given the location of the shot…it looks toasty warm too…ha!

    Have a wonderful weekend!

  3. I love the image you have created with your words of the ‘nestling kittens’! The contrast is delightful! Beautiful as always! Enjoy your weekend!


  4. cemetery shots are so atmospheric – beautiful!

  5. The look of life abounds, sun and shadow adding a comforting lighting from above. Kittens asleep adds the look of new life in a place of resting…

  6. William H. Brewer

    Really nice–I love cemetery shadows.

  7. and………HOBSON…………..stands alone.

    Just had to get my weekend dose of MMT. Your poetry is amazing!

  8. Looks warm and lovely even in the shadows.

  9. A restful spot indeed.

  10. Very peaceful ShadowShot. I too like graveyards. Especially the really old ones…some of the markers have the neatest sayings on them.

  11. I like it. I .love the long view out to the sky and mountains.

  12. A lovely peaceful shot and equally lovely haiku!

  13. Perfect shadow shot!


  14. i am feeling kinda sleepy myself…nice shot.

  15. Lovely! How sweet is the thought of shadows nestling like kittens ready for a nap! Gorgeous photo and words 🙂

  16. Your words conjured such a lovely image! A purrrfect match!

  17. Wonderful words that best describe a marvelous photo.

  18. Thomsson lays on Tombstones… perfect combination which gave you a great shadow shot, Maam?

    Have a wonderful SSS on a 3rd Advent.

  19. Love the warmth and comfort suggested by “shadows nestling”! Lovely photo and haiku!

  20. What a wonderfully peaceful picture!

  21. I love the notion of shadows nestling 🙂

  22. I like the serenity of a cemetery.

    Beautiful shot!

  23. Neat shot…the grass looks really soft!

  24. deep thoughts..
    I love it 🙂

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