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Staggering

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A watercolor in progress by Montana artist Mary Nault at a recent outdoor event in Yuma, Arizona
 


blooming from her brush
first flowers of the season
staggering with light

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Carpe Diem: “First Flowers”

Stripped

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Gnarled ironwood tree, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


weathered desert tree
stripped of all its ornaments
till the next blooming
 
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Surviving the desert’s vicissitudes takes fortitude.

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “Burning Ornaments”

Blooming

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Rare September blossoms, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


Why are you grieving?
The time of blooming has come,
if but for one hour.

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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