Patting

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Baptismal font at a seldom-used chapel, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


Out of the washbowl
I scoop up
my distorted face


patting out all the wrinkles
with a soft yellow towel

 
*Opening gambit by Sumitaku Kenshin
 
Final two lines and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem Tan Renga Challenge: “Sumitaku Kenshin’s ‘Out of the Washbowl'”

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Posted on August 15, 2015, in Carpe Diem, Guanajuato, Mexico, San Miguel de Allende, Shadow Shot Sunday 2, Sumitaku Kenshin, tan renga and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 15 Comments.

  1. This sounds like the best way to start your morning.

  2. I must give that a try – but I’m not hopeful.
    A lovely piece of writing.

  3. this is a beautiful photo and the haiku matches it perfectly.

  4. if only it were this easy, MMT! I like the colors of the desert you show us-

  5. 🙂 like this a lot…

  6. Do once, repeat, repeat . . . Refreshen.

  7. Interesting wall colours and textures round the baptismal font.

  8. Love your response for this tan renga challenge and the photo. Great job!

  9. Paula Scott Molokai Girl Studio

    If only it were that simple and easy! Lovely, lovely image!

  10. very nice writing. I like the mix of textures and geometrical shapes. lovely.

  11. Pity this lovely baptismal font is rarely used!

  12. Hi Teach,
    Beautiful wash bowl and photo! I liked your lines in the poem – ‘patting out all the wrinkles with a soft yellow towel’ – nice.
    Namaste!
    Have a Wonderful Day!
    Peace 🙂

  13. a totally different taste MMT !
    patting out wrinkles …that’s enlivening !

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