Elusive Music

The Bull Pen

The countertop doll
would dance with zest if she could—
elusive music.

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Doll for sale in the “bullpen,” Hubbell Trading Post, Ganado, Arizona
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Posted on April 30, 2012, in Arizona, Blue Monday, Haiku Heights, Hubbell Trading Post, I Heart Macro, Macro Monday, NaPoWriMo, Northern Arizona, One Single Impression, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday 2, senryu, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, The April Heights 2012, We Write Poems. Bookmark the permalink. 33 Comments.

  1. She feels as if she is in motion! In her red dress, she performs well with her winsome looks. A beauty!

  2. daryledelstein

    i could so some serious gift shopping in that store .. and your haiku … perfect!

  3. Yes, if only there were music!! I enjoyed sharing NaPoWriMo with you this month! Best of writing to you.

  4. I love it! Great image and picture…let’s all keep dancing. 😉

  5. Ahh… the bitterness of the elusive music.


  6. I like her turquoise blue jewelty.

    Happy Blue Monday!

  7. It’s a beautifil doll!

    My Blue Monday.

  8. A doll that she is, if only she could. Great write MMT


  9. She is a beautiful doll! I love her blue beaded necklace.

  10. She would make a good partner for Zester the Jester 🙂

  11. Love the doll ~ awesome ~ and haiku is wonderful ~ thanks, namaste,
    consider linking up with Magical Monday Meme today ~ love to have you ~ ^_^

  12. This is a great post for Blue Monday!

  13. What a dear doll! Occasionally, when I was growing up in Idaho, I’d see Navajo families passing through. I remember the velvet and silver on the ladies. This little gem brought it all back to me. . .thanks!

  14. What a lovely doll 🙂

  15. Good lesson. Thank You

    Aloha from Honolulu
    Comfort Spiral


  16. I’m with Tigerbrite. She needs livening up:)

  17. Interesting doll and she does look as if she’s waiting to dance.

  18. Lovely haiku….and the doll is so cute ….

  19. That is a sweet doll! Your haiku is great! I need to get back into writing it. I use to love writing haiku!Have a great week!

  20. Love that doll! And, the haiku…as always!

  21. aah!! such a deep thought..the sight of a doll can make you think up to this level?! amazing 🙂

  22. Pretty doll but she looks a little sad that the music is elusive.

    My entries:
    Moms…Check Nyo

  23. What a beautiful doll..

    Visiting for Blue Monday- hope you can stop by:)


  24. Lovely portrait and Haiku as always!,

  25. Well, of course she would! I mean, just look at her. That’s a lady who’s ready to spin and twirl the night away. Nice!

  26. I’m sure she would! 🙂

  27. love the doll and the words.. have a great day!

  28. great image, Hope you could visit me here Wifey Online Diary

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