Category Archives: Poetry Train

Poetry Train & Haiku Bones: Gasping


 

grass gasping in wash
waiting for blessing of dew—
this evening, perhaps…

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
For more Monday Poetry Train Revisited, click here.
 
For more Haiku Bones with the theme “Dew on Grass,” click here.
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Poetry Train: Desolate Pasture


 

Desolate pasture,
no cattle grazing—windmill
stands silent and still.

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
For more Monday Poetry Train Revisited, click here.

Haiku Bones & Poetry Train: Domain


 

blue-glass hummingbirds—
they need no nest or nectar—
wind is their domain

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo (click to enlarge): IOOF Cemetery, Prescott, Arizona.
 
For more Haiku Bones with the theme “Hummingbird,” click here.

Haiku Bones & Poetry Train: Umbrella


 

waiting for night rain
or an afternoon shower—
the blue umbrella

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: “Straw Hat, Carpetbag and Umbrella,” by John Frederick Peto, ca. 1890, taken at Seattle Art Museum.
 
For more Haiku Bones with the theme “Night Rain,” click here.
 
For more poems on the Monday Poetry Train Revisited, click here.

Monday Poetry Train: Rejoicing


 

Tiny green voices
raised in raucous rejoicing!
(Some sniff, “They’re just weeds.”)

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
For more poems on the Monday Poetry Train Revisited, click here.

Poetry Train: Cherry Blossoms


 

When the wise ones come
to waken cherry blossoms,
welcome them with song.

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo taken at Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Gardens, Seattle.
 
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