Category Archives: Sonoran Desert

Blue Monday & Ruby Tuesday Too: Happy New Year!

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A snowman decoration in Wellton (Arizona) Memorial Cemetery seems out of place in the Sonoran Desert environment.

 
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In a frosty voice,
the snowman tells new stories
as the old year ends.

 
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Blue Monday & Ruby Tuesday Too: Sonoran Sunrise

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A December sunrise lights up the clouds over the Sonoran Desert town of Wellton, Arizona.

 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Trash

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Do shadows soften the harshness of this trash in the Sonoran Desert? You decide.
 
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Quest

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A cottonwood leaf in Maricopa County, Arizona announces autumn’s arrival.
 


First quest of autumn—
I try to read messages
written in the leaves.

 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Desert Floor

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The Sonoran Desert floor in Yuma County, Arizona is covered with a gigantic shadow just before sunrise.
 

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Scrubbed

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The Sonoran Desert in Southern Arizona is often scrubbed of tracks, both animal and human, by strong winds.
 


Wind, relentless wind,
keeps erasing my footprints
behind and before.

 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Prickly Poppy

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Shadows surround a prickly poppy blossom in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert.
 

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Blue Monday & Ruby Tuesday Too: Thankful for Sunrises

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The sun rises over the Sonoran Desert in Yuma County, Arizona.
 
One photo, two memes.

  


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Presence

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Daylight comes to the Sonoran Desert, Yuma County, Arizona.
 


October morning—
an owl hidden from my sight
makes its presence known.

 
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Tangled Place


An old palo verde tree glows at daybreak in the Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona.
 


Midsummer morning—
where is the path to lead me
from this tangled place?

 
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