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Dregs

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Discarded cup, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


autumn leaks away
from a broken-handled cup—
desert drinks the dregs

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Despair

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Morning twilight, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


not a breath of wind
to hasten the sun’s rising—
teacup leaks despair

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Stormy

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Thunderheads gathering on a spring afternoon, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 
 


stormy afternoon—
an opening in the clouds
letting light leak through

 
Haiku and photo © 2016 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Leaking

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Discarded cup, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


summer leaks away
from the broken-handled cup—
desert drinks the dregs

 
Haiku and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Light

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April twilight, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


one thin spider’s thread
stitching both light and shadows
to the desert’s bones
 
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Light leaks into the barren land.

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Perfume

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Blossoms on an ironwood tree, April 2015, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


delicate perfume
leaking from every blossom
of the ironwood

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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