Gathering Lichen


Gathering lichen,
seeking the wisdom of stones—
the Buddha would smile.

Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Northern Arizona
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Posted on November 21, 2011, in Arizona, haiku, Macro Monday, Mellow Yellow Monday, Northern Arizona, One Single Impression, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday. Bookmark the permalink. 15 Comments.

  1. A brilliant take on prompt. Nice picture and complementing Haiku.

  2. Nice shot! Lichen is cool. Don’t know why it has developed such bright colors. Is there a survival benefit? It sure photographs well!

  3. Such a clever haiku. Beautiful.

  4. What is lichen? nice close up shot.

  5. Beautiful angle! Simply lovely!

  6. Seeking the wisdom of stones, what a beautiful way to look at it. Wonderful textures too.

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  7. A great find! Nice haiku.

  8. Wonderful colors!

  9. These look like what we call mushrooms after a lot of rain.

  10. Wow I did not know that Lichen could have such brilliant color. Wonderful shot.

  11. Happy Thanksgiving!!! Such a simple shot but very nice- nature’s colors and textures are always beautiful. I, of course, love your haiku. Mickie 🙂

  12. That’s cool! Great capture:)

    Visiting a bit late for Ruby Tuesday! Hope you can visit me too:)

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