photo SonoranMay20132186a_zps0bf2608e.jpg
Wellton Memorial Cemetery, Wellton, Arizona

three sighs to sundown
and the full pink moon’s blooming—
cemetery blues
the keening of doves at dusk
and on the cusp of morning

Text © 2015 and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on July 30, 2015, in 5-7-5-7-7, Arizona, Carpe Diem, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona, tanka, Wellton Memorial Cemetery and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 11 Comments.

  1. What a wonderful tanka mmt. It seems like you’re becoming an addict to tanka. I would say ‘that’s quit an addiction … go for it’.

  2. Beautiful capture for the day!!

  3. Beautiful, atmospheric scene.

  4. I love the keening of doves- love your tanka form

  5. Very we;; done, MMT.Iloved the picture.

  6. Wonderful and impressive shot.

  7. Oh! Perfect. Beautifully illustrated.

  8. Oh I just love this image…whenever I see “doves” in haiku or tanka I smile (my mom’s name was Colombe, dove in French) 🙂

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