A Glimpse of Summer


a glimpse of summer
just beyond the courtyard fence
ten thousand blossoms

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Mission San Juan Capistrano, Southern California
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Posted on April 9, 2012, in California, haiku, Haiku Heights, Mission San Juan Capistrano, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday 2, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, Southern California, The April Heights 2012, We Write Poems. Bookmark the permalink. 30 Comments.

  1. daryledelstein

    i love those bright crimson blooms

  2. I will trade you tulip dancing lessons for a bougainvillaea boogies!


  3. The words and photo pair so well here.

  4. Beauty in the least expected places.

  5. I was lured in by the photo. So peaceful.

  6. Once out of the fences and boundaries of our lives, the colors and seasonal changes are now ours to see…

  7. the flowers really pop out of the shadows!

  8. Such an enchanting walkway sparkling with colour and softened with shadow!

  9. Beautiful haiku! Mission San Juan Capistrano is a magical place and your words and photo do it justice.

  10. Believe it or not MMT I am looking at very same colored bouganvillea on my fence at this very moment as I write.

  11. a glimpse of summer

    I love it! Your image is quite original and strange but I like it very much! Thank you!!!

  12. A perfect haiku and image. Food for thought and a sight for the senses.

  13. Beautiful! Happy RT2!

    Mine’s here.

  14. Lovely. Is that bougainvillea ?

  15. lindyloumacinitaly

    Calling by today as A Ruby Tuesday participant, a lovely splash of colour.

  16. I really like this photo. You’ve strayed away from the norm and given me a glimpse of the neighborhood. The haiku matches perfectly.

  17. Beautiful!!!! Love the whole setting!!!

  18. Beautiful!!! Love the capture and the words :0)

  19. Great one! Lovely picture.

  20. This could well be my favorite.

  21. When they bloom, they bloom!

  22. Beautiful as always. I love your photographs. They make me happy!

  23. Beautiful capture! I love the flowers and the shadows. It got down to the 20s here last night. I guess our little early summer is over and we’re back into Spring!
    Happy REDnesday,

  24. You seem to find the best places for whatever post you are sharing. Lovely place.

  25. Those flowers are beautiful..

    Visiting for Ruby Tuesday 2- hope you can stop by:)


  26. A perfect spring haiku – looking forward to summer.


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