Tanka: Pilgrims

 

a black whippet leaping through a tidal pool towards the camera

 

new steps
every pilgrimage
a season
grateful that our souls should meet
the radiance of love

© Xenia Tran

 

a blue and white whippet and a black whippet running across the tidal sands

 

view across the Moray Firth at low tide with remnants of WWII defences in the foreground

We are celebrating Eivor’s Gotcha Day today and are so grateful we found each other in this life. Thank you for all the love and for helping us see the world through your eyes.

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.2 – 1/2000 s – ISO 100, f/3.2 – 1/2000 s – ISO 160 and f/4 – 1/1250 s – ISO 160.

 

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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.

41 thoughts on “Tanka: Pilgrims”

      1. Thank you, not much improvement weather wise yet unfortunately…we live in hope 😉 Hope you’ve all had a lovely day 🤗 Much love from us to you💖xxx

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