Far

Old iron wheel photo Alamitos.wheel_zpsxtijqivl.jpg
Iron wheel on farm equipment, Rancho Los Alamitos, Long Beach, California
 


How far we have come
from the land of stones and thorns—
how far yet to go!

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Haiku Horizons: “Thorn”
 
More Carpe Diem: “Adjei Agyei Baah’s ‘Stones'”

Advertisements

Posted on July 1, 2015, in 5-7-5, California, Carpe Diem, Haiku Horizons, Long Beach, Rancho Los Alamitos and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 12 Comments.

  1. We have come far … nice response mmt

  2. nice shot, very rustic 🙂

  3. an interesting thought

  4. Excellent, MMT. There is a performance currently ongoing here themed How Far We Have Ccome (literally) detailing the birth of our nation from pre-colonial days. Your haiku is so apt. 🙂

  5. And miles to go before we sleep….

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      Ah, another lover of Robert Frost! 😉

      On Fri, Jul 3, 2015 at 4:15 PM, Magical Mystical Teacher wrote:

      >

  6. It’s been such a journey. Thanks for the reminder.

  7. Archana Kapoor

    what an amazng thought!!

  8. Nicely evocative. Makes me think of Europe. Thanks. J x.

Please Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s