Seven Circles

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Sacred Heart Church, Farmington, New Mexico

~~ 1 ~~
golden the glowing
driving darkness from my door
holy the circle
~~ 2 ~~
on a mountain ridge
drawing a simple circle
she protects herself
~~ 3 ~~
one fragile bubble
burning in circles of light—
there will be weeping
~~ 4 ~~
a circle of stones
rare as forgotten language
beckoning me near
~~ 5 ~~
in the next canyon,
a spacious place for camping—
cottonwood circle
~~ 6 ~~
black cat dips one paw
into circles of sunshine
on the kitchen floor
~~ 7 ~~
The sunflower ants,
dizzy with nectar, stagger
in circles of light.

© 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Carpe Diem: “Circle”

Posted on October 3, 2013, in 5-7-5, Carpe Diem, Farmington, haiku, New Mexico, Sacred Heart Church, senryu and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 9 Comments.

  1. Wow! You are on a roll ~ around the circle ~ all excellent haiku ~ ^_^

  2. Beautiful journey through your haiku world of circles. Especially love the spiritual ones.

  3. Your first poem reads like an Irishman wrote it. There is a lilt to those three lines! More please! 🙂

  4. I would argue for the excellence of your post, but it would be circular 😉

  5. you’ve a lovely bunch here…..espec. the 2nd

  6. You were on a roll with this prompt.

  7. All lovely. I especially resonate with the circle of stones today.

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