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Planting

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Afternoon shadows lengthen in the potter’s field, Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


in the potter’s field
far from any beach or strand—
a widow’s keening
after they plow a furrow
and plant her husband as seed

 
Tanka © 2015 and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Husks

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Graves in the potter’s field, Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


potter’s field at dusk
weed husks rattle in the wind—
sound of passing spring

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Potter’s Field

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Afternoon shadows lengthen in the potter’s field, Yuma Pioneer Cemetery, Yuma, Arizona
 


in the potter’s field
far from any beach or strand—
a widow’s keening

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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More Shadow Shot Sunday 2
 
More Carpe Diem #446: “Beach”