Drought

 photo AnzaBochollamacroyellow_zps43df4bed.jpg
Cholla cactus, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


how a cholla thrives
where the boneset blossom dies—
centuries of drought

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Macro Monday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “Boneset”
 
More I Heart Macro at Shine the Divine
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon

Posted on November 7, 2014, in 5-7-5, Anza-Borrego Desert, Carpe Diem, Cholla cactus, Haiku My Heart, I Heart Macro, Macro Monday 2, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Shine the Divine, Southern California and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. Even in devastating conditions like drought and forest fire, nature’s beauty prevails!

  2. amazing what survives and thrives with tremendous challenge… beautiful.

  3. Lovely macro shot ~ nature prevails in your creative haiku and always ~

    Happy Weekend to you,
    artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

  4. Sometimes beauty can be found in most unlikely places.

  5. You leave a beautiful photographic poem!

  6. Such beauty fills my being…

  7. the prickle of the cholla is terrible.. but the blooms are nice.

  8. perseverance is a pure white bloom of hope.

  9. What a beautiful – and hardy – plant.

  10. A desert plant, ok. Over at Mark’s it’s on the BM. It’s growing like weed in a neighbor’s backyard.

  11. Another great desert reference, Very Nice!

  12. Beauty in the Desert. Awesome..!!

  13. ah survival!!!

    much love…

  14. greenspeckblogger

    That’s the power of nature 🙂

  15. This is a gorgeous photo. I love cacti.

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