photo IMG_7845canalatdusk_zps620df6dc.jpg
Irrigation canal at sunset, Southern Arizona

melting into the sea
the full moon
leaves a candle bright

inland a weary farmer
stumbles along the canal

*Opening gambit © by Jane Reichhold
Final two lines and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on December 20, 2013, in Arizona, Carpe Diem, Haiku My Heart, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Sky Watch Friday, Southern Arizona, tan renga and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 20 Comments.

  1. Hope he does not fall in! 🙂

  2. May this candle of such beauty help him find the way home…

  3. {{ i will take the reflection
    off most any water*body i can find …

    water is life giving;
    water is art in motion }}

    i am plum in love with nature


  4. Lovely image and thoughts it inspired.

  5. oh my…such a beautiful image…

    merriest of holiday wishes to you and yours

  6. I see a long-neck turtle in that cloud. Aren’t clouds wonderful?

  7. What a fabulous photo! Love the imagery your words suggest.

  8. I hope the farmer is not too weary to notice the burning light! Merry Christmas to you and yours. May it be a peaceful respite for you!

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      You have a sharp eye! I wonder how many other people noticed the light. Thank you for the Christmas wishes. At the moment, all is hectic, although I hope for some peacefulness soon!

  9. I hope the farmer has reached his home without problems.

  10. Where has that farmer been I wonder?

    melting into sea

  11. Have a nice Saturday;
    Happy Holidays;
    Please stop by my blog Dec 25th – Jan 5th for ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’ : 6th year celebration

    much love…

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      I’d love to stop by on the 25th…but I will be in Mexico, without Internet access. 😦 A blessed Christmas to you!

  12. Beautiful photo! May the burning flame guide the farmer home safely!

  13. this seems a lot of H2O in one place, for your neighborhood….

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