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Blessings

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Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Clifton, Arizona
 


From hands stained with grace
to those whose need is greatest,
seven blessings flow.

 
Poem © 2016 and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Sunday Scribblings 2: “Seven”

Scarf

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Mother and child out for an early morning stroll, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


a thin scarf of light
wrapping mother and daughter
threads of morning grace

 
 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Our World Tuesday
 
More Carpe Diem: “Modern Times Haiku #1”

Satisfied

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Japanese Friendship Garden, Phoenix, Arizona
 


her hunger and thirst
satisfied in the garden—
the waters of grace

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Our World Tuesday
 
More Carpe Diem: “The Beatitudes”
 
More Straight Out of the Camera Sunday

Smudge

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Indigo bush at first light, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


looking to the east
on Little New Year’s morning
for a smudge of grace

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More SkyWatch Friday
 
More Carpe Diem: “Little New Year”
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon

Full

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Sunrise, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


in perfect silence
the wilderness at sunrise
full of grace and truth

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Ruby Tuesday Too
 
More Our World Tuesday
 
More Carpe Diem: “Truth”

Retreat

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San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


behind the closed doors
a room for quiet retreat—
seven wines of grace

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Haiku Horizons: “Retreat”

Empty

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Abandoned house, Southern Arizona
 


pure honey of grace
in the daily quietude
of an empty house

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “Sit in Silence”

Quietude

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Backyard shrine, Los Algodones, Baja California Norte, México
 


pure honey of grace
in the daily quietude
of a backyard shrine

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More A Virgin a Day at Recuerda Mi Corazon

Leaning

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Virgen de San Juan de los Lagos at a wayside shrine, Ajo, Arizona
 


at a wayside shrine
a dozen weary pilgrims
leaning into grace

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Blue Monday
 
More Macro Monday 2
 
More Ruby Tuesday Too
 
More I Heart Macro at Shine the Divine
 
More Mornings with Mary at Recuerda Mi Corazon

Garden

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Carving on a gravestone, Southern Arizona
 


flourishing garden
hanging between earth and sky
fruits of grace and faith

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Macro Monday 2
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “Hanging Gardens of Babylon”
 
More I Heart Macro at Shine the Divine