Rainless

 photo AnzaBoclouds1_zps48671b06.jpg
Early November, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


swiftly passing clouds
lizards haunt the brittlebush—
no more hope for rain

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Carpe Diem Time Glass: “Clouds”

Posted on November 4, 2014, in 5-7-5, Anza-Borrego Desert, California, Carpe Diem, Southern California, Time Glass and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 7 Comments.

  1. The arid regions yearn for the respite. It gets elusive most times. Wonderful lines MMT!

    Hank

  2. I liked it. Leaves you longing and thirsty.

  3. We don’t realize how “long” that really is out here. Beautiful lines, we can feel and see the longing.

  4. when even a briefly passing shadow brings relief…

  5. greenspeckblogger

    But perhaps the prayers might get answered 🙂

  6. when I lived in the desert, I always wondered where the rain finally fell …

  7. Indeed. I love the way you capture the desert with your words.

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