Tanka: The Dance of Friendship


two whippets running onto the beach from the dunes


linked lives
a moon’s blessing
spurs the dance
on four legs and on two
the light is always new

Β© Xenia Tran


a blue whippet leaping ahead of a black whippet across the tidal sands

We wish you all a very happy Monday and a wonderful new week!

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx


Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Canon Powershot SX60 HS, Settings: f/5.6, 1/1000 s, ISO 100.


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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 adopted and fostered whippets.

30 thoughts on “Tanka: The Dance of Friendship”

  1. I love how your words fit the photos (or vice versa πŸ˜‰) especially the two legs! If that doesn’t look like doggie’s dancing I don’t know what does πŸ˜„ πŸ• Well caught xxx

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