Category Archives: Northern Arizona

Spent

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Northern Arizona
 


Having spent itself,
the wind settles in the grass
for a lengthy nap.

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Haiku Horizons: “Wind”
 
More Carpe Diem’s Summer Retreat 2016: “One with Nature”

News

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Northern Arizona
 


news at six o’clock—
nothing about sunflowers
luring honeybees

 
 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Haiku Horizons: “Clock”

Crashing

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Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Northern Arizona
 


volcanic mountain—
wave upon wave of ashes
crashing into pines

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Haiku Horizons: “Wave”

Storm

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Apache County, Northern Arizona
 


summer storm brewing—
a tumbleweed skeleton
quivers in the wind

 
 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More SkyWatch Friday

Unyielding

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Apache County, Northern Arizona
 


summer’s first windstorm
shatters unyielding cedars
erasing their names
 
~~ ~~ ~~
 
its resilience gone
an old tree snaps in the wind—
summer afternoon

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Midweek Motif at Poets United: “Resilience”

Wind

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A stone-lined pathway at Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona
 


power of the wind—
reducing stones to rubble
one grain at a time

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Midweek Motif at Poets United: “Wind Power”

Singing

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One of many ruins at Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona
 


ancient ones
singing up the sun
one more time

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Haiku Horizons: “Time”

Freighted

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Pine tree, Apache County, Northern Arizona
 


from a wounded pine
two golden rivers flowing
freighted with despair

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Poetry Pantry #304
 
More Sunday Scribblings 2: “Despair”

Welcoming

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Globemallow (Sphaeralcea ambigua), Northern Arizona
 


welcoming
all things ravenous—
bright blossoms

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher

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

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