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Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona

resting in the sand
bones of weary pioneers
free, thank God, at last

Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on March 26, 2014, in 5-7-5, Arizona, Haiku Horizons, Ruby Tuesday Too, Sky Watch Friday, Southern Arizona, Yuma, Yuma Pioneer Cemetery and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 18 Comments.

  1. Very nice. The wooden crosses are interesting

  2. They’re forever in loving memory. So touching.

  3. Powerful, simple and touching 🙂 Six feet at last!

  4. Devoid of all bindings, the calm must be blissful indeed. Wonderfully worded MMT.

  5. I like this simple, yet spiritual cemetery with its wooden crosses and your heart-warming words.

  6. So different !! Wonderfully written 🙂

  7. Nice photo, wonderful tribute!

  8. Simple, but beautiful memorial.

  9. Lovely photo for SWF ~ very contemplative along with your beautiful haiku ~ xxx

    artmusedog and carol

  10. There is nothing more simple nor more meaningful than an Old Rugged Cross.

  11. Sad but beautiful Haiku. And I am thankful to those pioneers for all they went through to bring life to Oregon.

  12. A wonderful tribute …. poignant, but memories last forever.

  13. Love the encircling garlands of colourful leaves in contrast with the soft blue of the sky.

  14. Weary pioneers. I relate to this right now. Well done. Nice pictures.

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