Battered Gate

Old gate
Battered gate and thorns, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México

daybreak sonata—
thorns strangling a battered gate
cares choking my heart

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on July 13, 2012, in fence, Friday's Fences, Guanajuato, Haiku My Heart, Himmelsk, Recuerda Mi Corazon, San Miguel de Allende, Sky Watch Friday, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday. Bookmark the permalink. 31 Comments.

  1. Love it! So much character!

  2. Really nice. Have a great weekend!

  3. reminds me of the thorn-ed heart of jesus.

  4. nice shot from below…..and I don’t think you’ll let those cares choke any longer…

  5. Great perspective on this rustic old fence, beautiful light, and the addition of the thorns makes it perfect! Lovely photo, and the haiku was also just so perfect!

  6. lots of depth to your haiku ~ great photo~ ^_^ (A Creative Harbor)

  7. That gate looks absolutely ancient!

  8. Another great haiku!

  9. Thorns, real and metaphorical, well said as always!

  10. Great photo!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

  11. That is a great shot. nice fence

  12. Great picture! It has a spooky feel, and I love how the haiku and picture go together! Nice job!

  13. Great p;erspective

  14. Great image. Love all the textures that age has given it – also the peek through.

  15. Wonderful shot! I love how man made begins to blend with nature.

  16. So sad, hope the cares loosen their hold a bit!

  17. Love it! Has a bit of a creepy feel to it. It has “I dare you to pass” feel.

  18. Being battered just makes it that much more interesting. Lovely capture.

  19. Lovely perspective, the gate that is! Choking thorns will be dealt with! x

  20. Great find! thanks for sharing!

  21. How sad~both the picture and haiku.

  22. Lots of feeling in both this photo and poetry. If it’s personal, hope things turn around for you.

  23. That is one cool fence. Love the perspective and the haiku fits perfectly.

  24. thorns of protection
    weaving you a fine story
    {{ nature makes her art }}

  25. San Miguel in b/w. Nice.

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