Near The Citadel, Wupatki National Monument photo WupatkinearCitadel_zps644af60a.jpg
A deep depression near The Citadel, Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona

last days of summer
settling in an earthen bowl
for an ursine nap—
about the dreams to follow
not even stars know the time

Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
More Carpe Diem: “Nap”
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Posted on July 27, 2015, in 5-7-5-7-7, Arizona, Carpe Diem, Haiku Horizons, tanka, Wupatki National Monument and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 10 Comments.

  1. Archana Kapoor

    nice 🙂

  2. not even the stars know the time ……. how lovely! Gives me that mellow, endless summer feeling.

  3. Lovely combination, MMT 🙂

  4. love the phrase “ursine nap”

  5. ah ! Sublime MMT . what a piece of beauty !!!

  6. on those hot days a nap is a necessity. I love the stars joining in.

  7. So true!!! and stars are always present aren’t they? Beautiful photo and tanka…(sigh)…

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