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“Bones” of a dead saguaro cactus, Maricopa County, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona

Seven tales of woe—
even the saguaro knows
at least one of them.

Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on July 22, 2016, in 5-7-5, Arizona, Carpe Diem, Haiku My Heart, Maricopa County, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Sky Watch Friday, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. ah, all involved…

  2. an interrelatedness for sure exist

    Happy weekend

    Much love…

  3. Lovely sky despite the loss of the cactus ~ rather contemplative haiku ~

    Happy Weekend to you ~ ^_^

  4. Love this. I never considered the death of a cactus.

  5. Stark, yet beautiful.

  6. Sad, the saguaro is such a majestic cactus. Must have been quite ols….

  7. I am fascinated by those old bones. Love the picture and your haiku.

  8. This one… will keep me captive for quite awhile…

  9. That must be the skeleton of a very old suguaro!

  10. And that one probably actually knows a few.

  11. Absolutely amazed at your haiku. 7 tales of woe….how did you think that up? Very nice photo to go along with the haiku.
    JM, IL

  12. the starkness of the land fits your sorrowful haiku

  13. that is such a testament to the ongoing drought.

  14. will linger on for some time.

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