Who Can Love the Stone?


Who can love the stone
in memory of the one
who can love no more?

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, St. Johns, Arizona
More The Haiku Challenge 2012: “Paint the Image” (Because I post only my own photos on this blog, I have taken a different approach to the prompt.)
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Posted on February 15, 2012, in Arizona, cemetery, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday 2, senryu, St. John's Catholic Cemetery, The Haiku Challenge 2012. Bookmark the permalink. 14 Comments.

  1. The stone is the memory speaking and the belief is that you live as long as you are remembered. It’s the same with love, god is love…

    Talk to me…

  2. Answer is – a happy smiling soul – MMT…

  3. bittersweetness
    beautiful haiku

  4. Excellent question beautifully put.

  5. stones have no warmth and cna’t lovefour love senryu

  6. thoughtful one MMT.. who can love the stone who can love no more..

  7. It isn’t the same after they have gone..

  8. It’s what the stone represents!!

  9. Love never dies, with or without a stone. 🙂

  10. Bittersweet and poignant!!

  11. beautiful red flowers 🙂 Visiting from Ruby Tuesday2, hope that you can return the visit too.

  12. I totally believe when you go, your love is the energy you leave behind.

  13. I think I would instead resent the stone that marks the one who once loved…

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