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Ruins

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Stone ruins at Willow Lake, Prescott, Arizona
  


One by one the stones
drop from the old house’s walls
till nothing remains.

  
Haiku and photo © 2017 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
 
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Whisper

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Pyramid at La Cañada de la Virgen, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


amid the ruins
blue dragonflies still whisper
in an unknown tongue

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

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Battered blue bucket at the ruins, El Charco del Ingenio conservation area, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


Battered blue bucket—
how long until a tinker
comes to plug the holes?
 
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Battered things abound in this world.

 
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Blossom

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Metal flower sculpture, Robert J. Moody Demonstration Garden, Yuma, Arizona


one scarlet blossom
leading the way to wisdom
among the ruins

Haiku and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher

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Vigilance

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Ruins at El Charco del Ingenio conservation area, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


vigilance
among the ruins
where snakes lurk

 
 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Corner

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Ruins at El Charco del Ingenio conservation area, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, México
 


Turning the corner
that crumbled ages ago,
I search for a lamp.
 
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I turn the corner
that crumbled ages ago,
searching for a lamp.

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Listen

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One of many ancient ruins at Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona
 


Old ruins tell new stories. Listen!

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Portal

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One of many ancient ruins at Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona
 


Through the portal another world waits.

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Wailing

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One of many ancient ruins at Wupatki National Monument, Northern Arizona
 


beyond the ruins
meeting place of earth and sky
a woman wailing

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Whispers

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Abandoned feather, ruined house, Southern Arizona
 


amid the ruins
an ancient wisdom whispers—
feather in the wind

 
Text and photo © 2014 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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