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November afternoon shadows eclipsing a wash, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 

still enough daylight
to make my way through the wash
toward autumn’s full moon

 
Haiku and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Vying

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Northern Arizona
 


Three stones in the wash
vying for my attention—
the smallest one wins.

 
 
Haiku © 2015 and photo © 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Mist

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Waterfall, Japanese Friendship Garden, Phoenix, Arizona
 


Into the pocket
of the shirt I did not wash
crawls waterfall mist.

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Carpe Diem: “Waterfall”
 
More Haiku My Heart at Recuerda Mi Corazon

Dry

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A dry wash at dawn, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


no mud for the snail—
a wash once filled with water
running dry with sand

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Our World Tuesday
 
More Carpe Diem: “Mud Snail”

Mingled

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A wash with many footprints, Sonoran Desert, Southern Arizona
 


walking through the wash
where others walked before me—
our mingled footprints

 
Text and photo © 2015 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
More Our World Tuesday
 
More Carpe Diem: “Santoka Taneda’s ‘Walking Through'”

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'”