Tanka: Stone Spirits

close up of a blue and white whippet on a beach covered in stones
a blue and white whippet carefully stepping across shingle and rocks on a tidal beach

precious earth –
each stone its own
our souls so closely aligned
with all that we see

Β© Xenia Tran

close up of a senior blue and white whippet bending down to sniff stones on the beach

Wishing you all a happy Thursday and a blessed Earth Day tomorrow,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

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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.

26 thoughts on “Tanka: Stone Spirits”

  1. Wonderful poetry, Xenia. I love the line, ‘each stone its own…aura’. That’s so true. Every stone on earth is unique. Wonderful photos. Hope you are well and wishing you a wonderful week ahead ❀😊🐾

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