Blotting Out the Stars

Sonoran sunrise

Sunrise, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

Who ignites the sky
with paint the color of fire,
blotting out the stars?

Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on September 1, 2012, in Arizona, Ein Stück Himmel, haiku, Haiku Heights, Haiku My Heart, Himmelsk, September Heights, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday, sunrise. Bookmark the permalink. 27 Comments.

  1. The stars are still there.

  2. Who indeed? Lovely haiku and image.

  3. Hello MMT, another nicely crafted haiku accompanied by a wonderful picture. Really you amaze me every day again.

  4. Our lovely star, setting the sky ablaze!

  5. I find this disturbing for some reason..maybe it’s just me..or me now..but very well written.

  6. To capture beauty is an art♥

  7. There is nothing like seeing the day come to life with the sunrise. It is the most peaceful time of day and is truly amazing to see the darkness of night give way to the sun’s light. Each sunrise is truly Amazing!
    Happy Sunday!

  8. Amazing picture and the words with it:) I will say God….

  9. What a gorgeous shot! And perfect words…

  10. God, at least that’s what I was taught. Beautiful haiku.

  11. Amazing shot…and I love the painting of fire in the sky ~ Exquisite ~

  12. Really marvelous work!! Happy weekend to you!

  13. We always knew Mother Nature was an artist. Her sunsets are among her best works.

  14. I agree, mother nature is quite the artist! Beautiful haiku!

  15. Yes,MMT It’s such an anguish! But it’s still beautiful! Nice write!


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