Category Archives: Yuma County

Blue Monday: Desert Sunrise

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Sunrise paints the sky in rainbow hues, Yuma County, Arizona.
 
 

The sun’s coming up, the hills are aglow,
Everything’s eager to get up and go;
Lizards, and rattlers, and doves in the tree
Soon will be stirring—thank goodness, not me!

 
 
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Macro Monday 2: The Desert Blooms

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Sand verbena, Yuma County, Arizona.
 
 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Brilliant Day

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A brilliant day provides only a few shadows in the Sonoran Desert of Yuma County, Arizona.
 
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Plastic Bag

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A discarded plastic bag mars the desert landscape in Yuma County, Arizona.
 


A plastic bag’s dragging the sand,
And marring this beautiful land.
It’s not the bag’s fault,
But that of the dolt
Who tossed it aside with his hand.

 
Photo and limerick © by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 

Tree Hugger

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Student artwork at a Yuma County, Arizona high school.
  


A tree-hugging bird is a sight
That’s visible only in light,
For like you and me
The bird in the tree
Finds comfort in sleeping at night.

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

Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Clinging Shadows

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Shadows cling to the branches of a gnarled ironwood tree in Yuma County, Arizona.
 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Settling

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Afternoon shadows settle in a wash in Yuma County, Arizona.
 
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Ruby Tuesday Too: Carpet

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Detail of a carpet at the entrance of a church in Yuma County, Arizona.
 
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Blue Monday: Desert Sunrise

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Sunrise in Yuma County, Arizona.
 

 
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Shadows

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Nighttime shadows surround a house in Yuma County, Arizona.
 


On a wintry night
in southern Arizona
shadows multiply.

 
Haiku and photo © by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More SkyWatch Friday
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon