Tanka: Treasure The Moment


two whippets walking across a burn on the beach


fleeting moments
sparkle with energy
in the present
mindfulness here and now
a treasure forever

© Xenia Tran


blue whippet on the beach bending down to sniff some seaweed


blue whippet walking on the beach with a big smile

We wish you all a very happy Friday and a wonderful weekend!

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx


Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, settings: Action, 1/200 s and 1/400 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 adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

46 thoughts on “Tanka: Treasure The Moment”

  1. Here and now….that’s it really isn’t it. Thank you for another good post with interesting thoughts. Have a happy weekend. We have some sunshine here for the first time in what has been endless rain. Here and now…sunshine!

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