Tortured Landscape

Take 2

This tortured landscape—
stealthy blooms and stippled fruit—
who could wish for more?

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
Photo: Withered prickly pear fruit, Northern Arizona
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Posted on May 8, 2012, in Arizona, haiku, I Heart Macro, Macro Monday, Northern Arizona, Poetry Picnic, REDnesday, Ruby Tuesday 2, Sensational Haiku Wednesday, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, The Thursday Think Tank. Bookmark the permalink. 21 Comments.

  1. Splendid! The photo is very appropriate, too.

  2. amazing thoughts.


  3. Love this. Happy RT2!

    Mine’s here.

  4. Fantastic photography and texture!
    Thanks for sharing.
    Hope to see you on my blog:)

  5. Yes, pretty picture, and an excellent haiku, delicious symbiosis.

  6. Awesome words and shot!

  7. Very special shot, usually only the beauty of a flower is shown !

  8. Love the vibrant image of a tortured landscape!

  9. Such unexpected beauty!

  10. louislavache

    hee hee… This reminds «Louis» of childhood visits to New Mexico.

  11. Great shot. Nice haiku too.

  12. Awesome. I do appreciate and have learned the value of a cactus since living in the Sonoran Desert…they’re phenomenal beings.

  13. it still looks beautiful in RED 🙂 great shot too 🙂 Returning from RT2

  14. What a nice change from the ‘usual beauty’ we see…in the eye of the beholder is true..

  15. Fantastic capture.

  16. cool shot! =_) visiting from 366 BPC

  17. very nice shot!

  18. I love the idea of stealthy blooms. Nature will have her way, tortured landscape or not.

  19. Cactus blooms are extra lovely just for their environment!

  20. Wonderful pic !It does look somewhat tortured , or maybe that is what would happen to me if I tried to pick it . lol

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