Octopus Bush


Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

Old octopus bush
writhing in the wilderness,
do you miss the sea?

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on August 31, 2012, in Arizona, Ein Stück Himmel, haiku, Haiku My Heart, Himmelsk, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Sensational Haiku Wednesday, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona. Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. Nicely said!!! Beautiful picture!

  2. I see many Dream Catchers in that bush. I’ll bring my snips and tobacco and have a visit if you’ll take me. I’ll be in the area around September 6th, and stay until I leave for home.


  3. This one is my favorite so far! Octopus Bush! I would have never thought of that, but it is perfectly named. Wow! ♥

  4. This made me smile. WHat an image you painted with your words !
    Happy Friday !

  5. Beautiful! Love the images it evokes!

  6. I wonder if it will be refreshed if the rains come.

  7. ~~ Old octopus bush ~~

    i do see it
    am thinking
    must be one fine substitute

    {{ at least,
    it is
    me }}

  8. the desert was once under water!

  9. What a name … Octopus bush … amazing thought !!!

  10. Nice haiku … I love the imagery you paint here. Just a wonderful comparison the bush and the octopus. Greatly crafted.

  11. love seeing things in a new way through your mystical eyes!

  12. it is like the beauty and the beast! The peace and the sadness! Wonderful shot!

  13. Great sequence!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

  14. They love their hot and dry life…

  15. even bushes have their dreams…

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