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Following

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Abandoned irrigation ditch at dusk, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


I follow the fading light home.

 
Text and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Thistle

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Thistle in bloom, Watson Lake, Prescott, Arizona
  

autumn afternoon—
even the blooming thistle
will soon fade away

  
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Fade

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First light of day, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 

Wilderness daybreak—
one day the photo will fade,
leaving me nothing.

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Robe

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Blossoms of a Palo verde tree at sunrise, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


palo verde tree—
its robe of brilliant blossoms
quickly fades away

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Soon

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Red Bird of Paradise (Caesalpinia pulcherrima), Robert J. Moody Demonstration Garden, Yuma, Arizona
 


bird of paradise—
even the scarlet petals
will soon fade to brown

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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