Category Archives: Recuerda Mi Corazon

Anvil

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The smithy, Cattle Track Arts Compound, Scottsdale, Arizona
 


seven ways of frost—
not even the blacksmith’s breath
warms the anvil’s horn

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Hiding

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Ironwood tree as January afternoon shadows lengthen, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


A blackbird hiding
among the tangled branches
sings an evening song.

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Seeking

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Sunrise on a chilly January day, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


first month of the year—
seeking courage at sunrise
to take one more step

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Coat

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A snowy forest in northern New Mexico
 


first days of the year—
even the old pine forest
puts on a new coat

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Mourning

News

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Waiting for the Village Jazz Series to begin, Yuma, Arizona
 


on a bench three friends
discussing the evening news—
thermometer falls

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Feeding

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Flugelhorn player, Village Jazz Series, Yuma, Arizona
 


the jazz musician—
morsels from his flugelhorn
feeding hungry souls

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Quiet

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Weathered and faded headstone decorations at twilight, Wellton Memorial Cemetery, Wellton, Arizona
 


even the ravens
quiet their clattering tongues—
women in mourning

 
Haiku and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Protected

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San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


a house protected
from the powers of darkness—
only three sorrows

 
Haiku and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Cloaked

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Mother and child on an early morning stroll, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


cloaked in morning light
carrying her only child
into the unknown

 
Haiku and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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