Fire in Their Bones


Twilight, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

In the wilderness
the ancient tree women sing
with fire in their bones.

Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher

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Posted on October 4, 2012, in Arizona, Ein Stück Himmel, haiku, Himmelsk, Share the Joy Thursday, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona. Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. The limbs capture the heat of the setting sun!

  2. Ah — you’ve found a very ancient tree woman. This haiku sings to my bones!

  3. Ah, you’ve found a very ancient tree woman to honor. Your haiku resonates in my bones.

  4. so beautiful I like the words you put to this photo.

  5. perfect ignite my heart song!
    gotta love those ancient tree women.
    they never stop!

  6. Wow … how do you get these photos? You are truly magical !!!

  7. I love the days when I feel the fire in my bones.
    Happy Thursday, Wise Woman !

  8. I love the golden light, and the long shadows!!

  9. Sylvia Kirkwood

    Wonderful capture, terrific composition and I do love the rich colors! You always have the perfect words! Hope you have a great weekend!

  10. What a beautiful capture. Happy sky watching.


  11. love your composition! the golden light on the branches is beautiful!

  12. I love “… fire in their bones” great description of the photo.

  13. Wonderful picture and text!

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