Saguaro cactus, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

Sometimes paradise
is a saguaro shadow
staining desert sands.

Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on October 7, 2012, in Arizona, Blue Monday, desert, Ein Stück Himmel, haiku, Himmelsk, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 23 Comments.

  1. beautiful, I have never seen one in real life, but would love to. AZ is on my bucket list

  2. Love this shot. It makes me feel peaceful.

  3. You are the Queen of the Desert, I must say 🙂

  4. Love saguaros 🙂

  5. Saguaro lifts its
    Arms, extending for something
    Always out of reach.


  6. I SO need to go to that area and see it in person. What a beautiful other worldly environment!

    Great capture as always.

  7. We were fascinated with these giants when we stayed in AZ….I loved the two National Parks.

  8. this is beautiful. the light is lovely.

  9. I was expecting to see the Saquaros in Big Bend Nat’l Park and was disappointed they weren’t there. In the western movies they make you think so. Beautiful shot.

  10. Loveky sense of quiet, beautiful space in this scene!

  11. What a lovely picture. Thanks for sharing your beautiful blue.

    Happy Blue Monday.

  12. aha; awesome composition

    much love…

  13. daryledelstein

    quite the specimen and it casts a terrific shadow

  14. Great light and shadows!

  15. Gorgeous shot.

    My Blue Monday are here and here.

  16. That is huge!

    Duct Tape Bag is my BLUE.
    Your comment always makes my day!

  17. What a spectacular and somehow emotional shot. I love it.

  18. excellent!!!

    much love…

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