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Palo verde tree in bloom at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.

among the blossoms
a hidden dove starts cooing—
distant mountains quake

Haiku and photo © 2018 by Magical Mystical Teacher
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Posted on May 25, 2018, in 5-7-5, Arizona, haiku, Haiku My Heart, Palo verde tree, Poetry Pantry, Poets United, Recuerda Mi Corazon, Sky Watch Friday, Yuma, Yuma Conservation Garden and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 23 Comments.

  1. Lovely haiku ~ love the cooing sounds of doves!

    Happy Weekend to you,
    C & Z

  2. I love to see those palo verde trees in bloom. Beautiful shot!

  3. That photo looks kind of like a sacred place.

  4. I will hold on to that palo verde with all my heart…

  5. So lovely! The cooing of domes can bring peace. Wishing you well and thank you for your visit!

  6. Oooh…”distant mountains quake”…wonderful imagery.
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  7. I love the tension between the cooing and the quaking. I also love your cool green tree (shade is always welcome in the desert) and blue blue sky.

  8. Ah – one thing affects another. Even the cooing dove has ramifications for afar.

  9. A beautiful reflection with a lovely picture of your state tree….love seeing them in bloom!

  10. Great contrast in your haiku. Hope the peace of those doves stay close to you always
    Thanks for dropping by my Sunday Standard today

  11. Such a breathtaking haiku! 💖💖

  12. Very beautiful lines. I hear the dove, i feel the mountains.

  13. Love the sound of a dove cooing… but I’m glad that the quake is distant.

  14. Good imagery here. Is the quaking a coincidence perhaps?

  15. Ooh, love the juxtaposition of sound.

  16. The butterfly effect.

  17. The ending quake makes the cooing of the dove so ominous…

  18. What else could I say that hasn’t been said before 🙂 ❤

  19. Gorgeous tree! Nice haiku!

  20. Another great photo shot to please us and an intriguing haiku.

  21. Seems like a cause and effect chaos theory situation!

  22. you have a way of making all our hearts quake….

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