Skeleton tree and saguaro photo Kofadeadtree_zps3932efeb.jpg
Kofa National Wildlife Refuge, Southern Arizona

eight hours till moonlight
to quell the desert’s trembling
from the noonday heat

Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on July 17, 2014, in 5-7-5, Arizona, Carpe Diem, Kofa National Wildlife Refuge, Shiki, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. Beautiful SWF composition!

  2. Great photo, look like an interesting place.

  3. Gorgeous blue sky shot for SWF ~ juxtaposed with the desert tree ~ lovely haiku ~ thanks, ^_^

  4. Beautiful desert colours in contrast with the hazy, heated blue of the sky.

  5. Ah the heat of the desert will become the cold of the desert in the light of the moon. Beautiful photo.

  6. Greetings and Salutations from Illinois
    Lovely desert photo and haiku.

  7. I love a desert landscape, but I couldn’t bear the heat.

  8. It should be marvelous to see the full moon in the desert! Lovely post!

  9. wonderful. really paints the heat. (I love deserts, but i’m not really keen on heat)

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      Kinda hard to love a desert without loving the heat too, isn’t it? 😉

      On Fri, Jul 18, 2014 at 4:15 AM, Magical Mystical Teacher wrote:


  10. Full moon in a desert…sounds intriguing… 🙂

  11. Great Photo and Haiku. I can imagine this scene in the Moonlight too.

  12. such strong images. Gorgeous!

  13. Moon light in the desert must be magical.

    No need to shudder I think the fae have a safe place to gather 🙂

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