photo Sonoranweirdtree_zpsf88f7b46.jpg
A creosote bush, left, and a palo verde tree seem to be conversing, while clouds and mountains listen, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

Both bushes and trees
beguile the clouds with stories,
waiting for moonrise.

Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on January 14, 2015, in 5-7-5, Carpe Diem, creosote bush, desert, Iio Sogi, Palo verde tree, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. “beguile the clouds with stories” – oh I like this 🙂

  2. Your photo and haiku capture the special moments of dusk in the desert!

  3. A serene sphere you have created in this haiku mmt … and as the moon has risen than that serenity will become even deeper.

  4. the clouds listen
    sharing with the foliage
    a dusky moment


  5. Such a lovely peaceful haiku with a romantic flavour…love that word “beguile” 🙂

  6. a little gem….

  7. An absolutely stunning photo!

  8. Beautiful silvered grey tones in this enchanting scene.

  9. I bet that tree has more than a thousand stories to tell. Nice capture.
    JM, Illinois

  10. The tree seems to be in a sitting position. Fascinating.

  11. Your posts always make me smile.

  12. Those stories I wish that I could hear.

  13. The many mysterious stories of night…

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