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About irinadim

Kookaburra sweet, you neither chirp nor tweet. Your laughter is much like mine, my cackle is much like thine. We are two sister souls, one clad in feathers, the other in clothes. ~ Irina ~ I’m a budding blogger. Poetry and photography are my newest passions, living in perfect harmony inspiring each other. I like both free verse and form poetry and am quite proud to let you know that I am the creator of a new form named ‘tercetonine’. Blog Name: Irina's Poetry Corner Blog URL: http://irinadim.com

Happy Valentine’s Day!

❤ Valentine’s Day, a day of romance, is a perfect day to announce that my book, published by Lulu.com in October 2018, is now available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Although this book is more about war than romance, … Continue reading

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Mary is the name on all our lips today (Mary Oliver)

Originally posted on benitakape:
On the Loss of a Poet who said: “the tree is my sister”                         Mary Oliver ? Mary is the name on all our lips today; those who love nature, those who love poetry, ? geese…

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Merry Christmas to Orthodox Christians

❤ MIR BOZJI, HRISTOS SE RODI! PEACE OF GOD, CHRIST IS BORN! ❤ Merry Christmas to all Orthodox Christians who celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ on 7 January according to the Gregorian calendar, which is in fact 25 December … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve Resolution

On New Year’s Eve I’m bidding good riddance to bad habits and bad company. The innocent-looking white cockatoo will not be welcome in 2019. I love his fluffy white feathers, his cocky yellow crest and his black eye eyeing me … Continue reading

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Tonight is the Holy Night

Holy Night – Triolet Tonight is the Holy Night Christ the Saviour born unto us Blessed is the holy sight Tonight is the Holy Night To save our souls he’ll always fight His healing Love a sacred gift to us … Continue reading

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Jacaranda Tree Still In Bloom – Haiku

Blue heavenly blooms Dazzle  in the morning sky December delight * Some Jacaranda trees produce foliage and flowers at the same time. I have noticed that these trees are the last to shed their flowers. While the other Jacarandas have already … Continue reading

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Agapanthus – Haiku – FOTD December 1, 2018

❤ The flower of love In full bloom – agapanthus Embraces summer ❤ What a gorgeous, sunny day in Sydney for the first day of summer in Oz! Even more appreciated after stormy weather, torrential rain and flooding in my … Continue reading

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FULL CIRCLE – My Dad, a Volunteer in WWI

❤ To mark the centenary of the ARMISTICE of 1918 that ended WWI on 11 November, I am thrilled to announce I managed to self-publish my book this year! I nearly gave up twice. The main headache was formatting, but … Continue reading

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Aloe Vera

❤ “Like Aloe vera soothing balm Forgiveness soothes the wounded heart” Native to the Arabian Peninsula, Aloe Vera prospers in my garden. It prospers well without much care. May the Nature’s gift be blessed! Wishing you all a happy and … Continue reading

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Always forgive your enemies

😉 Have you ever thought of forgiveness as the ultimate revenge? Oscar Wilde hit the nail on the head. Not only did he find release in forgiving his enemies, but he also enjoyed seeing their unease of being forgiven for the … Continue reading

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