Category Archives: Yuma Conservation Garden

Blue Monday: Patch of Blue

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An old horse-drawn wagon slowly returns to dust at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 

Beyond the broken wagon, we see a patch of blue,
And head in that direction without a trace of rue.
We know that we will find there a quiet, peaceful place,
And so we journey onward toward that azure space.

 
 
Rhyming poem and photo © by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
BLUE MONDAY BADGE

 
 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Duck Pond

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Shadows and reflections intermingle near the duck pond at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 
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Ruby Tuesday Too: Faded Red

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These windmill blades at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona could use a fresh coat of red paint.
 
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Blue Monday: Standing Guard

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Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona
 
 

The cacti in the garden stand guard both night and day,
When skies are blue as bluebirds, and even when they’re grey.
 
I’m glad for watchful cacti, for skies of grey and blue;
For with no skies or cacti, whatever would we do?

 
 
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BLUE MONDAY BADGE

 
 
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Perfume

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Blossoms on an ironwood tree, at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 


delicate perfume
leaking from every blossom
of the ironwood

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

Macro Monday 2: Information

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Detail from an information sign at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Saguaro Cactus

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Saguaro cactus, Yuma Conservation Garden., Yuma, Arizona
 
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Macro Monday 2: Birdhouse

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A birdhouse awaits new occupants at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 
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Garden

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Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.


 


Tired of politics,
I seek solitude’s garden
to restore my soul.

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

Broken

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A broken-down farm wagon finds its final resting place at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 


for the long journey
nothing but a broken wheel
and a raven’s cry

 
Haiku and photo © by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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