Monthly Archives: August 2016

Daffodils – Haiku in French and English

~ Voilà le Narcisse trompette qui trompette à tue-tête dans mon jardin, annonçant la nouvelle saison. The Common Daffodil or Narcissus pseudonarcissus in my garden announces the new season with its loud trumpet. Un coin de jardin Etoilé de narcisses … Continue reading

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Are you a Galanthophile? Or perhaps a Lexophile?

~ Are you a Galanthophile? Or perhaps a Lexophile? “Oxford Dictionaries Online’s word of the day a few days ago (sign up here) was galanthophile, which means ‘a collector of, or expert in, snowdrops’, Galanthus being the genus name of … Continue reading

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Busy Bee

~ Aren’t we lucky we are not bees? We can have a rest. Wishing you all a restful weekend! ❤ * Copyright 2016 Irina Dimitric

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The Blue Dream

~ She’s never seen such a beautiful sight, such intense colours. Only in dreams. This was her third such dream that she can remember. A real jewel. Blue sapphire. She woke up, out of this seascape dream, in the early … Continue reading

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The Power of Words

~ WE ARE ALL EQUAL (written in 2011) For this week’s challenge: write a personal essay, I was going to write about one of my departed dogs or cats, but I got quite emotional as soon as I started thinking … Continue reading

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