The View from the Rear


The view from the rear
may cause you to change your course
as you travel on.

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Near Jardín Juárez, Zacatecas, México
More Sensational Haiku Wednesday with the theme “Review” here
More One Single Impression poems with the theme “Change” here
More Postcards from Paradise at Recuerda Mi Corazon here
More Haiku Heights with the theme “Travel” here
More Straight Out of the Camera shots here
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2 photos here
More Mellow Yellow Monday photos here
More Weekend Reflections photos here
More The Poetry Pantry #81 poems here
More The Purple Treehouse haiku here

Posted on January 1, 2012, in Haiku Heights, Jardín Juárez, Mellow Yellow Monday, Mexico, One Single Impression, Postcards from Paradise, senryu, Sensational Haiku Wednesday, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, Zacatecas. Bookmark the permalink. 29 Comments.

  1. That’s why sometimes it’s better not to look back. Great photo!

  2. Love it ~ Great photo and excellent haiku ~ namaste, Carol ^_^

  3. Love the reflections in the rear windscreen suggesting past journeys! Lovely ideas in the haiku!

  4. oh you are as clever as 20/20 vision!

    all my hopes for your opulent visibility in this bright new year!

  5. Thoughtful and yet I am left smiling. Happy new year. I look forward to reading lots more posts from you in 2012, magical mystery teacher.

  6. This haiku made me pause and reflect. Nicely written here.

  7. so true – so pertinent!

  8. History is the only source of information – future validates if we learnt something or not…

  9. That is a truly a great find – and an adorable car!

  10. Now these are very thoughtful words … complementing a wonderful picture.

  11. Yes, looking back can often do that. Nice one.

  12. happy new year to you! would love to visit mexico next time!
    all the best for 2012!

  13. now i see the lovely reflection on the car..perfect shot! but love the car’s color!

  14. Lovely.. you make it reach one so easily.. Happy New Year MMT.. I am here:

  15. Love the Haiku!! (so true!)

  16. you are so right about that view

  17. You have an eye for interesting subjects MMT!

  18. I love the reflection in the rear mirror. Have a fabulous week.

    Liz @ MLC
    Liz @ MCN

  19. what a cute car 🙂 have a safe drive all the time 🙂 Visiting from Mellow Yellow Monday, hope that you can return the favor too.

  20. Keep all eyes forward … learn from the past as you go rather than having to look back!!

    My Mellow Yellow contribution!!

    Happy New Year!

  21. Is it? I don;t have a car so i dunno really!

    Happy new year MMT!

  22. Seeing where I’ve been
    Sometimes makes me wish to take
    A road less traveled.


  23. Wonderful haiku, have a wonderful new year, with lots of inspiration.


  24. This is an interesting shadow photo! so true, every road we take will be reflected!

  25. That is soo cool..Like the design..

    Visiting for MYM!!! Here’s my share- hope you can stop by:)

  26. Very interesting shot with the reflection in the rear window!

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