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Welcoming

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Globemallow (Sphaeralcea ambigua), Northern Arizona
 


welcoming
all things ravenous—
bright blossoms

 
Haiku © 2016 and photo © 2012 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Lunchtime

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Insect on a yucca plant, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas
 


ravenous insect
lying in wait for its lunch—
the scent of ichor

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Turtle

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Ceramic turtle, Robert J. Moody Demonstration Garden, Yuma, Arizona
 


ravenous turtle
lumbering through the garden—
terrified gnats flee
 
~~ ~~ ~~
 
Old Turtle Woman
rummages in the garden
for succulent flies.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Crane

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Seasonal stream at dusk, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


in hiding
a ravenous crane
stalks a fish

 

Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Ravenous

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Mesquite blossoms at daybreak, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


soon to be devoured
fragile yellow pollen grains
ravenous the sand

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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