Footprint in the sand photo SonoranFeb20131557a_zpsa0b36c22.jpg
Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

Someone passed this way,
hoping to find one snowflake
near a grain of sand.


Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on March 1, 2013, in Arizona, haiga, haiku, Haiku My Heart, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 14 Comments.

  1. It’s the other way around here. The sand is there, still under the snowflakes!


  2. Footsteps in the sand are intriguing… who was it, where did he go? I love your haiku and photo!

  3. Yes, there was snow in the desert last week! Having grown up on Tucson, I know that’s a rare delight!

  4. I am hoping to find a grain of sand amidst the snowflakes.

  5. I’m with Karen…but I know beneath the snow is plenty of sand… I live in a place where both coexist.

  6. snow in the desert – mysterious allure.

  7. A moving question laden with physical and metaphorical connections!

  8. ‘Dreamers, aren’t we all.’ ~ Lovely haiku and photos ^_^

  9. Yes Snow in the desert. Apparently he was too late it all melted quickly.

  10. 3 originals waiting to blow away, melt or turn to dust.
    Maybe your haiku will last forever.

  11. I wonder what he (or she) did find when he passed that way! Hopefully it was beauty and solace.

  12. this is a great example of s l o w i n g down and living a moment fully!

  13. ah, yes…snow. where did it and the man go? did they meet anywhere?

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