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Cleft

Wupatki: View from The Citadel.2 photo Wupatkicleft2_zps1b01b814.jpg
The Citadel, Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona.
 


a cleft in the wall—
the smoke from midday cookfires
seeps into the stones

 
Haiku © 2018 and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More SkyWatch Friday
 
More Midweek Motif at Poets United: “The Wall”

Tryst

Garden bench photo Sanguinettibench_zps9d5e2a03.jpg
Garden bench at Sanguinetti House Museum, Yuma, Arizona
 


midday trysting place—
our languid conversation
lingers in the air

 

Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
More Midweek Motif at Poets United: “Conversation”

Stealing

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Shadowy wash, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


in the midday light
the sound of one black wind bell
ironing the wash
 
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midday shadows stealing across a wash

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Six-Word Saturday
 
More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem: “Fuyuko Tomita’s ‘Black-Iron Wind Bell'”

Glee

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First Brittlebush blossoms of November, Sonoran Desert, Maricopa County, Arizona
 


brittlebush blossoms
outshining the midday sun—
blind boy claps with glee

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Carpe Diem
 
More Macro Monday 2
 
More I Heart Macro at Shine the Divine
 
More Straight Out of the Camera Sunday

Clear

Clear sky photo AnzaBoclearsky_zpsd475fd35.jpg
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, Southern California
 


in the wilderness
how clear the sky at midday—
my house is too small

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Haiku Horizons: “Clear”