Mission San Xavier del Bac, Tucson, Arizona
“That is a very beautiful image of our Lady. I love how striking the purple gown is. Cool stuff. Glad I have been seeing you every day during this Virgin Business. It has been a wonderful journey. Peace my friend, Peace and love”
(Comment left by Joe Spado aka Spadoman, blogger at Round Circle, when this post was first published on 12 December 2011. Today I am joining with many other precious souls to Haiku the Heart of Joe Spadoman.)


Let it be to me
as the Holy One has said—
I am God’s handmaid.

Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More A Virgin a Day, and Haiku the Heart of Joe Spadoman at Recuerda Mi Corazon

Posted on December 6, 2013, in 5-7-5, A Virgin a Day, Arizona, Haiku My Heart, Haiku the Heart of Joe Spadoman, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Southern Arizona, Tucson and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 18 Comments.

  1. Excellent tribute to a very kind and illuminated soul…MMT

    My rememberance and tribute to Joe.. here..



  2. My condolences to you and all of my fellow Haiku writers in this circle which I have recently joined. I’m sure Joe would appreciate this lovely tribute.

  3. Yes is fitting, I love the colours especially, we miss him already…x

  4. lovely haiku and photo for a very special Our Lady ~ thanks, carol, xxx

  5. Even though I’ve been among those of the Haiku My Heart circle just a little while, I have grown to love and appreciate each one. I feel for each of you who knew Joe in a more personal manner. But I too am in sorrow for his passing. The violin melody is so lovely and calming.

  6. I am glad to see you everyday for this “Virgin Business” too.
    Man, he was funny! ♥ ♥

  7. I love this series of Madonnas – and also of quotes from your wonderful friend Joe. Through your posting his quotes, his heart and spirit continue to shine.

  8. Joe’s comments were so unique to him, weren’t they? I never gave it a second thought, but seeing you post his comments here, really brought it forward!

  9. Very thoughtful.
    I love connecting with you and the others to remember Joe

  10. Absolutely spectacular blue view of this virgin in Tucson. Your posts never fail to give me a pause to appreciate beauty.

  11. Love the Madonna’s and the quotes from Joe. He does go on!

  12. yes, I am very lucky to have a dreamcatcher from Joe! nice post for him…

  13. Our Joe was cool stuff indeed. We journey on, seen and unseen, god’s handmaids, us all…

  14. will miss Joe; I love ‘God’s handmaid’

  15. Beautiful picture of the lady indeed and such a loving tribute to our friend. Joe’s spirit will always be among us on Fridays.

  16. You honor Joe so beautifully. He was/is a precious soul.

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