Haibun: Never Forgotten

a black whippet in a black jacket leaping across the beach with a yellow ball
a black whippet in a black jacket leaping across the beach with a yellow ball

Restrictions begin to ease. We can go out twice a day for sport or exercise, provided we stay local. The gorse is in bloom, glittering in warm yellows. The water is clear, the air still free of pollution. It is quite something, to see anyone here.

distant mountains
running like the wind
he smells the snow

Β© Xenia Tran

a black whippet in a black jacket sprinting across the beach with a yellow ball

Wishing you all a peaceful Thursday and a wonderful rest of the week,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8 – 1/2000 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 two adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

20 thoughts on “Haibun: Never Forgotten”

  1. Such joy and enthusiasm for life in those leaping photos. Yesterday I was riding Biasini in the outdoor arena and looked up at the clear blue sky. Since we are near Toronto there are usually many of the cloud lines from airplanes above. But yesterday there were none. Not a one. No flying disturbing the beautiful clear blue.

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