Dried fungus, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

This moment.
There is no other.
Here. Now. Breathe.

Text and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on October 20, 2012, in Arizona, desert, Haiku Heights, I Heart Macro, Macro Monday, senryu, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona, Straight Out of the Camera Sunday and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 31 Comments.

  1. A quite breathing space !!!

  2. Nice take on the prompt i will just breath

  3. Beautiful punctuation on the last line.

  4. That is so amazing…what a great composition. And to see the muted background such as it is, makes this image so very artful.

  5. No time like the present! Or, the present is the only moment there is. Love that fungus-wow! It looks ginormous.

  6. That’s very unique!

    Shadow Shots
    Have an enjoyable weekend.

  7. Love the slowing punctuations in the last line of the haiku! Lovely image as a complement!

  8. Almost like time just paused, LOVELY – ♥

  9. still breathing………..
    Have a good week ahead!

  10. A great revelation – a great haiku!

  11. A very interesting shot, complemented by your haiku.

  12. so very important….centering and calming words…

  13. If only we could remember to breathe! I wish I had written this haiku. So good.

  14. good advice, I try to do that!

  15. dulcinaandgnome

    Yes, yes, yes, absolutely! Seize each unique moment.
    The pic is impressive too.

  16. I love your haiku… and the image makes for an interesting contrast.


  17. Great shot and beautiful words.

  18. what a wonderful photo and beautiful toughtful words

  19. Your haiku is a much needed reminder for how to maintain our equilibrium in a chaotic world. And stay as strong as this fungus growing in an inhospitable place. Then again, maybe I’m overanalyzing today–could be just a fungus! 🙂

  20. This IS the moment! Love it. We are always in the moment whether we are conscious of it or not.

  21. I felt the conscious breathing here! 🙂

  22. A unique take on the prompt and very well written. 🙂

  23. I need to remember this always. Very nice and photo too!

  24. So true … so true.

  25. Frame-able, naturally.

  26. Great shot and words.

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