Companion

Ocotillo blossom photo AnzaBoApril2013396a_zpsf0315734.jpg
Ocotillo blossom, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


near nightfall
one fading blossom
my sole companion

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Posted on April 16, 2013, in Anza-Borrego Desert, blossom, California, Carpe Diem, desert, haiku, Macro Monday, ocotillo, Ruby Tuesday 2, Southern California, wilderness, wildflowers and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 11 Comments.

  1. What a nice haiku inspired on the one I gave. Thank you MMT.

  2. Magical and beautiful!

  3. Haiku : Is a fading blossom better than no blossom at all? I think so.
    Photo: Beautiful composition… you make a fading blossom look stunning. I love the color of the spikes contrasting with the red flower.

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      I want everyone to know, including you, that the blossom is from a nearby ocotillo. It has nothing to do with the cactus—except for being impaled on it!

  4. i take solace
    from fading blossom’s beauty
    my soul’s companion

    Cheers!
    JzB

  5. great haiku, that blossom is awesome ^^

  6. It is with you. Cherish the moments.

  7. the blossom
    speared by the cactus
    jealous rage?

    Love your work as always 🙂

  8. Very nice haiku, and a perfect fit to your picture.

  9. great haiku for this prompt!

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