Category Archives: Blue Monday

Company

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Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


in good company
the lengthy conversations
of saints and sinners

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Tumbler

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Discarded plastic tumbler, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona


the juggler fumbles—
a cup once full now empty
littering the sand

Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher

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Knitting

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Section of a mural, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


knitting life and death
together in a pattern
inextricable

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Ripened

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Agave seed head, turning brittle in the sun, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


ripened by the sun
a desert agave’s seeds
waiting for springtime

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Helpful

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Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


in a desert land
dust whirling round the tombstones
morning, noon and night—
how helpful to remember
the same end awaits us all

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Peace

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Yuma East Wetlands, Yuma, Arizona
 


beyond lighthouses
where wooded wetland havens
welcome the weary
~~ ~~ ~~


finding peace beside the still waters

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Jolting

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Yuma Quartermaster Depot, Yuma, Arizona
 


from known to unknown
old wheels creaking and groaning—
journeying music
 
~~ ~~ ~~


Jolting journey to a better place…

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Blues

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Sedona, Arizona
 


a blues trombonist
mounting the rainbow staircase
for his midnight gig

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Underground

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Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


ten years underground—
still her husband comes from home
for their weekly chat

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Castoffs

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Castoffs, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


as her journey ends
things a pilgrim once held dear
cast beside the way

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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