Cemetery detritus photo SonoranMar2013587a_zps7e54546b.jpg
A stray bouquet from a desert cemetery, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

a rough departure
from the grave dug yesterday—
tattered silk bouquet

Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on March 3, 2016, in 5-7-5, Arizona, cemetery, haiku, Haiku My Heart, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 9 Comments.

  1. Such a vivid picture in words. The photo makes if even more graphic. Thank you! Have a wonderful weekend!

  2. nice juxtaposition in this haiku

    have a good weekend

    much love…

  3. the juxtaposition of lost and found stirs the heart. beautiful and profound-thank you.

  4. So much emotion in these few words and just one image… it tells a long, long story… and stirs my heart…

  5. May the buried rest in peace.

  6. You took my breath away with this one, MMT.

  7. This picture speaks so much! Many emotions rise as I read this.

  8. It must have been meant for someone else, perhaps someone who got nothing. Hopefully.

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