Night Dance

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Dusk on the shores of Lake Skinner, Winchester, California

sliding down the path
a single breath of twilight—
the night dance begins

Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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More Carpe Diem: “Kikaku’s ‘Dance at Night'”

Posted on August 3, 2013, in California, Carpe Diem, dusk, Lake Skinner, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, shadows, Southern California, Takarai Kikaku, Winchester and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 25 Comments.

  1. what a enticing path to walk toward. soft dreamy shadows. happy weekend MMT!

  2. This is a placid place – in a southwest desert where the hot sun sits oppressively over us, the water and soft shade let us know that there are many a cool oasis nearby. A brief cooldown here prepares allows us to continue on our journeys – refreshed…

  3. What a lovely, peaceful place and such a great shadow shot for the day! Have a great weekend!

  4. Great shadow shot.

  5. lovely soft shadows! may your weekend be blessed

  6. I love this time of day- the light is so wonderful for photographing! Lovely image and poem.
    Have a great weekend.

  7. The dance, the light, the path, the night, the poem….all take my breath . Beautiful !

  8. A path lighted by the evening sun waiting for the dance to begin! How nice! Good take MMT!


  9. Beautiful! Gave me the chills in a good way.

  10. This is a dance I could watch for hours. Unfortunately, it lasts only a short time! 😉

    Three Dancers

  11. Lingering on the ‘single breath of twilight’. Ahhh….not to mention the golden light at the lake shoreline.

  12. The dusky light over the curving pathway seems to whisper gentle intrigue. Lovely photo.

  13. Beautiful evening on the Lake!

  14. mysterious


  15. Would love to be walking down that lovely sunlit path with the breeze coming off the lake.

    Visiting from SSS2,

  16. A single breath delightfully captured.

  17. It’s as if you can see the earth turning. Lovely!

  18. Quiet place, but it doesn’t go with the accompanying signing-in music that is drowning out my thoughts!

  19. Single breath of twilight— delightful

  20. That seems so good; a beautiful image.

  21. Chapeau! What a wonderful haiku MMT … and that photo … wow!

  22. Mystical and secretive. I love it!

  23. Wonderful words! And how neat, this picture is taken close to where I live.

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