Brushing the Sky


no signs or wonders
only a swallow’s feather
brushing the sky blue

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Mission San Juan Capistrano, Southern California
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Posted on March 16, 2012, in California, fence, Friday's Fences, haiku, Haiku Heights, Haiku My Heart, Himmelsk, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, Sky Watch Friday, Southern California, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, The Thursday Think Tank, We Write Poems. Bookmark the permalink. 32 Comments.

  1. Such a beautiful haiku that completes the photo – together it is magnificant!

  2. again a perfect combination of words and image

  3. Beautiful photo and haiku ~ love the …swallow’s feather brushing the sky… ~ thanks, namaste, Carol ~ Happy Weekend ^_^

  4. Wonderfully gentle words!

  5. Very nice shot…great composition n the haiku goes well with the photo!

  6. Inspiring poem, so perfectly compact in its haiku crystal.

  7. yes, magnificent.
    love. this.

  8. A lovely duo of photo and haiku!

  9. I clicked on your link to learn more about the mission. I love touring the world from my desk, but hope someday to visit in person. Nice pic!

  10. Nydelikt bilde slikt vi lenkter etter ,sol roserog sommer
    God helg til deg :)))

  11. Beautiful photo and haiku.

    Regards and best wishes

  12. Well done!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

  13. a simple feather… fluttering down within your words… says it all. Beautiful post, I love that mission, it is a special place.

  14. Your haikus and your pictures are allays filled with some wonderful feeling and emotion. I love reading your poetry and looking at your photographs. Hope you have a wonderful St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow. genie

  15. Beautiful…I want the same brush~

  16. Looks like the Indian temple next to my old house.

  17. Cute sweet and Awesome 😀 :).

  18. I love the swallow’s feather brushing the sky blue. Such a lovely image.

  19. Beautiful..pic and the haiku.. as always.. MMT..

  20. This is a wonderful Haiga MMT, love the picture and verse as an unity.

  21. What a beautifully composed shot!

  22. A nice mixture of colours and shadows!

  23. Such a delightful entry! The curve and the colour and the building shape together create an enchanting photo!

  24. Fantastic shot, love the colour and the building combined with the shadows..

  25. Beautiful blue sky and lots of shadows too! A very beautiful scene indeed.

  26. A very audible, ‘ah….’ was emitting upon seeing this image! Lovely!

  27. You definitely have a way with words. Your combinations each week are great.

  28. Lovely. It just is.

  29. Inspired combination of words and images – I’m starting to get a real affection for your site!

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