Framed by shadows & clouds photo Sonoranmtsshadows_zps168b73af.jpg
Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

even the shadows
clamor for mountains to fall
and crumble to dust

~~ ~~ ~~

clouds and shadows framing the mountains

Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on August 16, 2014, in 5-7-5, Arizona, Carpe Diem, Jim Kacian, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, shadows, Six-Word Saturday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 24 Comments.

  1. Branches and shadows of branches. Perfect shot, teacherman.

  2. Great perspective! The highs and lows!

  3. Beautiful! I am missing my desert home…

  4. Simply beautiful!

  5. intricate pattern of shadows, have a nice weekend

    much love…

  6. Nice composition.
    They play each other in such a striking way.

  7. Actually, the branches and limbs of the tree are an even better frame of the distant mount. The hot desert seems barren but as you have shown, the beauty of the Sonoran is amazing!

  8. What a wonderful picture…I can almost smell the air!

  9. A perfect picture. Beautiful.

  10. Creative and gorgeous photo and lovely one line haiku ~ xoxox

    artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

    ps. ~ Creative weekend though late in responding to bloggers ~ I apologize.

  11. Shadows or placemat of tattered lace?


  12. The one of them (shadows) seems pretty mad… the leader, I guess…
    Btw, did you make all these wonderful photos on your blog? All of them are awesome.

  13. love that photo!! mountains to dust…very powerful!

  14. mountain fall is powerful act, vivid imagery.

  15. This is a view to gaze upon quietly and breathe gently.

  16. A beautiful photo … i like the idea of the framed in mountains …

  17. Ah that is a gorgeous shadow reaching out towards the mountains.

  18. Beautiful shot. There is a lot to take in here: the photo takes your eyes on a little tour from mountains, to branches to shadows. Wonderful 🙂

  19. Lovely natural framing.

  20. I’ll bet it felt nice to be standing in the shade to take that photo of such a commanding vista!

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      It was a sizzling day, so, yes, the shade felt great!

      On Sun, Aug 17, 2014 at 10:19 AM, Magical Mystical Teacher wrote:


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