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Pulverized Magma, Arizona; 12 June 2011

Bonito Lava Flow at Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument
Coconino county, Arizona; 12 June 2011
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Nature

Woodpecker


Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Northern Arizona


volcanic mountain—
woodpecker’s rat-a-tat-tat
stirring the ashes


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Arizona

Raven


Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Northern Arizona


Beyond the forest
a raven on the mountain
blinks, and boulders crack.


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Carpe Diem

Hills


Cinder Hills, Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Northern Arizona


Looking for comfort,
though she suspects there is none,
she turns to the hills.


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Arizona

Grove


Pine “candles,” Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Northern Arizona


on the mountain peak
a sacred grove of pine trees—
twigs of reason snap


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Arizona

Lava


Hardened lava flow, Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Northern Arizona


When the ravens cry,
lava hardens into stone—
wings fall from the gnat.


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