Soon It Fades Away


Self, be true, not false,
for false is desert snowfall—
soon it fades away.

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Northern Arizona
More The Haiku Challenge 2012 with the theme “This Above All, to Thine Own Self Be True” here
More Watery Wednesday photos here

Posted on February 8, 2012, in Arizona, haiku, Northern Arizona, snow, The Haiku Challenge 2012, Watery Wednesday. Bookmark the permalink. 9 Comments.

  1. Henreitta Katie Choplin


  2. Ah! I love the comparison! “False is desert snowfall”. WOW!

  3. true, love this.. its indeed snow it may look beautiful for a moment but it will fade away 🙂

  4. Lovely simile used. 🙂
    Brings life to this Haiku.

  5. Very true…I like the metaphor of desert snowfall ~

  6. False is easily noticed and condemned .. That is a great comparison..

  7. Yes MMT they are… Loved your take..

    Someone is Special

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