Tanka: Guiding Light

blue whippet with a pink ball on the beach in morning sun

morning mist lifts
unraveling peaceful blues
indigo mountains
the lighthouse knows where home is
the light in us knows too

Β© Xenia Tran

black whippet on the beach in morning sun

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, settings: iA, 1/800 s and 1/200/s.

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Author: whippetwisdom

The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her two rescue whippets Eivor and Pearl.

56 thoughts on “Tanka: Guiding Light”

  1. Tankas & haibun are my go to forms these days; your poetic message is so lyrical & hopeful. Most of the “cards” out here on the trail are rife with smiles, giggles, stifled guffaws–fun indeed.

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