Category Archives: Yuma County

Haunted


Owls often roost by day in this tangled palo verde tree in Yuma County, Arizona.
 


After Thanksgiving,
I visit places haunted
by the desert owls.

 
 
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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.
 
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Secrets

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A palo verde tree towers over a dry wash in Yuma County, Arizona.
 


Autumn afternoon—
an old tree full of secrets
keeps them to itself.

 
 
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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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Shade

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Framed by a tree at St. Thomas Indian Mission Church, Winterhaven, California, a view unfolds of the irrigated farmland in Yuma County, Arizona.
 


In a spot of shade
I pause for sips of water—
summer’s long journey.

 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Washed

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A sandy wash in Yuma County, Arizona is washed with shadows at daybreak.
 
 
 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Shady Spot

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From a shady spot at St. Thomas Indian Mission Church, Winterhaven, California, you can get a good view of the irrigated farmland of Yuma County, Arizona.
 
 
 
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Long Before Daybreak

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A great horned owl perches in a tree in the Sonoran Desert, Yuma County, Arizona.
 


Long before daybreak
an owl in my backyard oak
tells me its secrets.

 
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Fading

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The winter sun sets over Yuma County, Arizona.
 


Day fades into dusk—
a dove returns to her nest,
singing one last song.

 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Broken Plates

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A tableau of broken plates and shadows in the desert of Yuma County, Arizona.
 
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