photo GdyrampPetro9Mo13418a_zps50f764e5.jpg
Saguaro cacti, Sonoran Desert, Maricopa County, Arizona

Fasting and praying,
she draws near the ancient ones—
they bid her to dance.

Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on October 4, 2013, in 5-7-5, cactus, Carpe Diem, Ein Stück Himmel, haiku, Haiku My Heart, Maricopa County, Recuerda Mi Corazon, saguaro cactus, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 21 Comments.

  1. glad she is ‘dancing’ ~ cacti look like they might be dancing together ~ Happy Weekend to you ~ ^_^

  2. I try never to refuse an invitation to dance !
    Happy Friday !

  3. And I dance with her! 🙂

  4. {{ why i had no idea these ones
    could feel the beat !!

    i am a swimmy*ocean*sandy*beachy*girl !

    every thing i know about The Desert
    i have learned from you
    –my mysterious stranger–
    & rebecca
    & breaking bad …

    i hope i am getting balanced in*sight
    all i can say }}


  5. This is lovely. I’m enjoying the direction of your writing.

  6. ah a dance with the ancients
    tho I think I would stay clear of a prickly partner 🙂

  7. Dance, aummmm, fly…. love this & the photo.

  8. She has to dance! It’s a ritual of sorts! Nicely MMT!


  9. And what a dance that would be! 🙂

  10. love dancing, but I say “nay” to those partners!

  11. I have been fasting, i would now love to dance with the ancients!

  12. I see the ‘she’ in the poem as a young cactus seeking to learn the wisdom of cactus life. But that’s just me, I see things strangely sometimes.

  13. :)Vivid to see dance in evrything

  14. This is beautifully done!

  15. This is so musical … loved it 🙂

  16. Dancing in the desert.. sound so serene..

  17. Great poem and the picture adds so much. Don’t hold them too close when you dance!

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