Category Archives: Prescott

Thistle

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Thistle in bloom, Watson Lake, Prescott, Arizona
  

autumn afternoon—
even the blooming thistle
will soon fade away

  
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Tricks

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Watson Lake, Prescott, Arizona
 


how the light plays tricks—
a mountain in the distance
seems to shrug and shift

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Chrysanthemums

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IOOF Cemetery, Prescott, Arizona
 

Sweet remembering—
golden chrysanthemums say,
Forever, my love.

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Keeper

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One of thousands of tributes left for the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who perished June 30th in the Yarnell Hill Fire, at a memorial fence in Prescott, Arizona
 
Thou tellest my wanderings: put thou my tears into thy bottle: are they not in thy book?
Psalm 56:8, King James Version
 


Tell the wanderers
that their tears are safe with Me,
the Keeper of Love.

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Quenched

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One of thousands of tributes left for the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who perished June 30th in the Yarnell Hill Fire, at a memorial fence in Prescott, Arizona
 


his passion
for putting out fires
quenched at last

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Memorial

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One of thousands of tributes left for the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who perished June 30th in the Yarnell Hill Fire, at a memorial wall in Prescott, Arizona
 


Memorial wall—
here pilgrims come to reflect
on life’s brevity.

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Who Can Love a Stone?

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Who can love a stone
set up for remembering
one whose heart is stilled?

 
Text and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: IOOF Cemetery, Prescott, Arizona
 
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Haiku Heights: Stranger               Mellow Yellow Monday


 

No stranger story
could ever be told—green leaves
melting into gold.

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Watson Lake, Prescott, Arizona
 
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Watery Wednesday: Cattails


 

cattails speaking tongues
wisdom taught them long ago—
reedy whisperings

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Watson Lake, Prescott, Arizona
 
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Haiku My Heart with Plenty


 

praise for simple gifts—
squash and beans, chiles and maize—
garden of plenty

 
© 2010 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
Photo: Section of a mural, Prescott Public Library, Prescott, Arizona
 
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