Lost

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A callejon (alleyway) in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


Richard Wright’s haiku about being in a strange town is a familiar experience, and inspires me to write a new haiku:

 

I have lost my way
In a strange town at night—
A sky of old cold stars.

 
~~ ~~ ~~
 


A strange town at dawn—
if I take these cobbled steps,
will I find my way?

 
Haiku in bold and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Posted on August 23, 2015, in 5-7-5, Blue Monday, Carpe Diem, Richard Wright, Shadow Shot Sunday 2 and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 12 Comments.

  1. There does seem to be light at the end of those stairs!!

  2. An atmospheric perspective of this rising alleyway.

  3. worn steps and cold stars

  4. I love the sloped street with steps and the nice shadows.
    I also like the murals along the walls.
    Nice find Teach and a nice photo!
    Have a Beautiful Day!
    Peace 🙂

  5. I love the Richard Wright’s haiku. Your image and haiku are stunning!

  6. Beautiful photo!
    Greetings from Germany

  7. beautiful words, beautiful photo.

  8. Oh, my this is lovely…may find your way on cobblestone path but you may also trip.

  9. I’d rather move up the steps than down the slope. Isn’t it fun finding blues to share?

    Happy Blue Monday!

  10. Love those narrow streets. Nice blue mural!
    greetings, Hilde
    Visiting from Blue Monday
    http://stapjesonderweg.blogspot.be/2015/08/quejigales.html

  11. One place I would not go without someone.

  12. This looks to me like a fun place to explore in daylight. 😉

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