Chopping

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Aftermath of the 2013 flood, Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico
 


chopping winter wood
careless axeman strikes a stone
sparks nest in his beard

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Posted on September 19, 2014, in Bandelier National Monument, Carpe Diem, Haiku My Heart, New Mexico, Recuerda Mi Corazon and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 19 Comments.

  1. Olá,

    Chega a doer…

    Beijos!

  2. Now there is some humor haiku ~ very creative ~ yet ~ hope he was okay too ~

    artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

  3. you paint an intriguing portrait in seventeen syllables!

  4. ouch, I hope it was quickly doused with water!

  5. All the bracken on the ground… reminds me of his singed beard…

  6. That’s an amazing haiku!

  7. Chuckling here. Hope he was near a river so he could jump in. Mark R. is writing about wood chopping today too. Love this. Photo makes me want to be there!

  8. Nice haiku, made me smile, have a good weekend

    Much love …

  9. Very thoughtful Haiku!! Still smiling!!

  10. Yikes! Poor axeman. What a great haiku.

  11. This is funny, the more I think about it the funnier it becomes in my mind…x

  12. We need to get out to gather our winter wood very soon, or the rain will get it all wet.

  13. I can’t imagine being that careless! 😉

    Cutting Winter Wood

  14. wonderful imagery in your haiku!!

  15. Ouch.. a burning beard is not fun..

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