Category Archives: Yuma

Small Talk

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A sunflower blooms at Robert J. Moody Demonstration Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 


April afternoon—
why are we making small talk
while sunflowers bloom?

 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Crumbled

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A crumbled wagon wheel litters the ground at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.

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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Sun Relief

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A shadowy spot offers relief from the sun at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Dazzling Blossoms

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Red Bird of Paradise (Caesalpinia pulcherrima), contrasts with nearby shadows at Robert J. Moody Demonstration Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 
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Signs

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Robert J. Moody Demonstration Garden, Yuma, Arizona provides signage for visitors.
 


Are you seeking signs
in the wilderness, pilgrim?
What if none appear?

 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Barrel Cactus

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Shadows nestle among the spines and fruits of a barrel cactus, Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 
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Pond

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The pond at Yuma Conservation Garden, Yuma, Arizona reflects trees growing at its edges.
 


Morning by morning
a blackbird comes to the pond
to drink and then sing.

 
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Blue Monday & Ruby Tuesday Too: Uncovered Wagon

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The outdoor exhibits at Yuma Quartermaster Depot, Yuma, Arizona include an uncovered covered wagon.
 
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Shadow Shot Sunday 2: Rope

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A rope on a horse-drawn wagon casts a shadow on a wall at Yuma Quartermaster Depot, Yuma, Arizona.
 
 
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Dream Tune

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A trumpet player delights the audience at an outdoor jazz concert in Yuma, Arizona.
 


In the year’s first dream,
a jazzman plays me a tune—
my feet know the way.

 
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