Category Archives: Arizona

Hole

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April dawn, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 
 


looking for a way
to save the first morning light—
hole in my pocket

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Stormy

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Thunderheads gathering on a spring afternoon, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 
 


stormy afternoon—
an opening in the clouds
letting light leak through

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Breach

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Apache County, Northern Arizona
 


walking the fence line
with clouds my sole companions—
a breach in the sky

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Weaver

Navajo loom
Navajo loom, Hubbell Trading Post, Ganado, Arizona


on her loom
Navajo weaver
makes magic

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Burning

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First light of day on a palo verde tree, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


Would Moses recognize this burning bush?

 
Text and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Sunrise, Apache County, Northern Arizona
 


along the fence line
searching for something I lost
forty years ago

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Warrior

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Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


holy warrior
doing battle with darkness
at a loved one’s grave

 
 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Mysteries

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Palo verde trees, planted to enhance a landscape, Southern Arizona
 


Shadowy mysteries emerge at day’s end.

 
Text and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Rift

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Intermittent rainstorms, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


between spring downpours
a rift in the thunderheads—
seven miles from home

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Visiting

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Joaquin’s grave, Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


weeping her way home—
one more bittersweet morning
visiting his grave

 
 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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