photo Sedonastairway_zpsa9bb0ddc.jpg
Sedona, Arizona

a blues trombonist
mounting the rainbow staircase
for his midnight gig—
smoke from an open doorway
anticipating the notes

Text © 2015 and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on July 5, 2015, in 5-7-5-7-7, Arizona, Blue Monday, Carpe Diem, Our World Tuesday, Ruby Tuesday Too, Sedona, tanka and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 29 Comments.

  1. That beautiful straight flush! Beautiful picture!

  2. You find the coolest things to photograph.

  3. At least with bright colors, maybe you would see them better. Nicely done.

  4. doveinthedungeon

    I really enjoyed the scene you’ve evoked, MMT — 🙂

  5. What a colourful staircase! It makes me think of my kindergarten days 😀

  6. A colour for each musical note of the scales it seems. (Well, in groups of 3 anyway). Eye-catching.

  7. Love it!….Christine

  8. Could be someone had some leftover paint? Isn’t it fun finding blues to share? Thanks for playing today.

    Happy Blue Monday!

  9. As my friend would say, ‘you have a great imagination’. Great shot.

  10. I love finding brilliant color in unusual places. Excellent photo!

  11. Colorful staircase and great shot! and for Blue too!

    Happy Week to you,
    artmusedog and carol

  12. Cool, colorful scene painted with your words!

  13. Ah, I love Sedona and it is indeed so colorful!! Terrific capture for the day as always!! Hope you have wonderful week!!

  14. :OVE the colourful whimsy!

  15. cool shot! have a great week.

  16. That staircase is bright and bold! You always have the best words for your photos. Thanks for sharing. enjoy a wonderful week. Hugs!

  17. wonderful staircase….love it.and thanks for sharing.

  18. Love this stairway, so colourful 🙂

  19. What a beautiful staircase, just to have a closed sign at the top.

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      It’ll be open when the music starts! 😉

      On Tue, Jul 7, 2015 at 4:33 AM, Magical Mystical Teacher wrote:


  20. i really like this the pairing of colours and sound; have a nice Tuesday

    much love…

  21. Very beautiful steps! Great find!!
    Have a Wonderful Day!
    Peace 🙂

  22. looks like layered ice cream.

  23. WOW! What a beautiful photo and your tanka fits it so well … I can’t remember that you have shared a tanka earlier.

    • magicalmysticalteacher

      I’m trying the tanka form to expand my original haiku. I think it works, don’t you?

      On Thu, Jul 9, 2015 at 5:07 AM, Magical Mystical Teacher wrote:


  24. It is beautifull , greeting from Belgium

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