keeps Salinas ever poised—
forward-looking man.

Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Statue of Francisco García Salinas in Alameda García de la Cadena Zacatecas, México
More The Height of Haiku Challenge, Day 27 with the theme “Poise” here
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Anticipation” here
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
More Watery Wednesday photos here
More Ruby Tuesday photos here
More REDnesday photos here

Posted on September 27, 2011, in Haiku Heights, Mexico, my digital photos, my senryu, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday, Sensational Haiku Wednesday, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, The Height of Haiku Challenge, Watery Wednesday, Zacatecas. Bookmark the permalink. 25 Comments.

  1. Looks an important and admired man!! He must have done much for the place as he is mounted on a pedestal!!!!

  2. Definitely poised….I know not his accomplishments, but they must be numerous to honor him so.

  3. What a marvelous picture of the monument, and wonderful words to go with it.

  4. A man taking a stand for what he believes. Even if it is not real.

  5. watch that first step down… unless you want wet feet! thanks for stopping, linking & commenting and for the lovely poem!

  6. He is a well poised gentleman.

  7. i like his pose…good-looking sculpture.

  8. Nice fountain, I’m not familiar with the subject.

  9. Fountains and proud statue combine to create a fascinating corner of this world!

  10. Very stately and yes….poised!!!

    My link: Baltimore Orioles

    This is an open invitation to stop by and view, if you can find time.

    Happy Wednesday.

  11. He certainly looks confident in that statue!

  12. He is very poised, wonderful shot !

  13. Definitely poised 🙂

  14. great statue/fountain!

  15. He is rather forward looking.

  16. I really enjoy fountains. I would have been right there taking shots too. 🙂

  17. Poised indeed…happy WW!

  18. Reminds me of my visit to Paris..so many poised and stately monuments of imprtant beings.
    Great words!

  19. i read the link you made about this poised man and he really does deserve a statue for all he’s done for the government 🙂

  20. Very regal…I like the soft colors too

  21. Getting his feet wet! He he he!
    Thanks for sharing your wonderful shot and lovely haiku;o)
    Thanks for sharing;o)

    Have a nice and happy weekend****

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