Bones

 photo AnzaBoagave_zpsa71ef8cd.jpg
Agave past bloom, turning brittle in the sun, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


Tell me, Grandmother,
why the old agave’s bones
pierce each passing cloud.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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More Haiku Horizons: “Bones”

Posted on August 21, 2014, in 5-7-5, agave, Anza-Borrego Desert, California, Haiku Horizons, Sky Watch Friday, Southern California and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 11 Comments.

  1. What a glorious photo. Love the haiku, as well. Yay, what an uplifting post this is!

  2. Lovely photo and great haiku!! ♥

  3. A beautiful sky-photo!
    Love the blue sky!

  4. Beautiful blue, blue skies! I can never get enough of those!! Enjoy your weekend!

  5. Great capture.

  6. ethereal MMT ! always love your posts !

  7. Used to fly a small plane out to the Borrego Valley Airport to visit this part of the world.

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      Thanks for your “small world” comment! 😉

      On Fri, Aug 22, 2014 at 1:22 PM, Magical Mystical Teacher wrote:

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  8. Your words give a voice to that image…just beautiful!

  9. Pretty. I like the one skimpy tree.

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