Category Archives: New Mexico

Meadow

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Dead mullein stalks, poking out of snow, northern New Mexico
 


first rooster crowing
yet still the mountain meadow
remains unperturbed

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Carpe Diem: “Meadow”

Tranquility

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Santa Fe National Cemetery, New Mexico
 


a place of quiet
far from the raging battle—
shadows cleanse each wound

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “Tranqility”

Coat

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A snowy forest in northern New Mexico
 


evergreen forest
showing off its new year’s coat
fresh and clean and white

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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More Haiku Horizons: “Show”
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon
 
More Carpe Diem: “Yuzuriha (a type of evergreen)”

Offerings

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An outdoor altar at El Santuario de Chimayo, Chimayo, New Mexico
 


show of gratitude
after picking tender greens—
offerings at noon

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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More Haiku Horizons: “Show”
 
More I Heart Macro at Shine the Divine
 
More Carpe Diem: “Picking Young Greens”

Unperturbed

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Dead mullein stalks, poking out of snow, northern New Mexico
 


First rooster crowing—
a snowy mountain meadow
remains unperturbed.

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Poetry Pantry #235
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “First Rooster Crowing”

Harvest

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Adobe with blue door, northern New Mexico
 


wintry shadows dance
on the ripe adobe walls—
harvest safe within

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Our World Tuesday
 
More Carpe Diem: “Lion Dance”

Garlands

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Christmas decorations, northern New Mexico
 


holiday garlands
festooning the old town square—
blind boy claps with glee

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Macro Monday 2
 
More Ruby Tuesday Too
 
More Carpe Diem: “Haiku Writing Technique: ‘Juxtaposition'”

Window

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Blue window, northern New Mexico
 


past the blue window
the widow’s spring kimono
wrapped in brown paper

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “Spring Kimono”

Retreat

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Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, Larry Frank Collection at the New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe
 


Even the glaciers
retreat when the Virgin sighs—
owls blink in wonder.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Carpe Diem: “Glacier”
 
More Haiku My Heart & Twelve Days of Mary, Day 12, at Recuerda Mi Corazon

Family

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El Santuario de Chimayo, Chimayo, New Mexico
 


loving family
even on snow-covered paths
no faltering steps

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Carpe Diem: “Snow”
 
More Twelve Days of Mary at Recuerda Mi Corazon: Day 11

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