Category Archives: Zacatecas

Summers

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Detail from a Huichol tapestry, Museo Zacatecano, Zacatecas, México
 


too many summers
since her man took the night train—
plum scent in the wind

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Tales

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Graffiti on a house wall, Zacatecas, México
 


letters of graffiti telling twisted tales

 
Text © 2016 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Pajarito

 

Haiga © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Secrecy

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An abandoned house, Zacatecas, México
 


deserted dwelling—
three mice meet in secrecy
on the second floor

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Fruit

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La Virgen Maria, artist unknown, Museo Zacatecano Zacatecas, México
 


fruit of prophecy—
a virgin bears a baby
barn straw scents the night

 
Haiku © 2015 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Quiet

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Young lovers in Zacatecas, México
 


some quiet moments
away from the festival
just the two of them

 
Haiku © 2015 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Celebrating

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Statue of a young child in the Huichol exhibit, Museo Zacatecano, Zacatecas, México
 


At the festival
celebrating girls and boys
no one waters thorns.

 
Haiku © 2015 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Hiding

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A house in Zacatecas, México
 


Is that Grandmother
hiding behind the curtains
from her younger self?

 
 
Haiku © 2015 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Fox

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Santuario de Nuestra Señora del Patrocinio, Zacatecas, México
 

Far beyond the gates
I seek my muse and find her,
singing to the fox.

 
Haiku © 2015 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Lamp

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View of the Cathedral, Zacatecas, México
 


the jade-seller’s lamp
still burning long past midnight
blotting out the moon
 
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Always somewhere a lamp is burning.

 
Text © 2015 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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