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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

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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Lavender and Bees – Haiku

❤ Spring is well and truly here! Blue lavender blooms Kissed by busy honey bees Joyful is my heart ❤ Wishing everyone a happy week! Cheers from Oz! 🙂 ❤ Copyright © 2018 Irina Dimitric

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Red Onion Sprout – Cinquain

❤   Let us Give many thanks For another day of Living, Loving, Laughing too, and Sprouting! ❤ The Red Onion sprouted while I was away in hospital during the month of May. I found it in the kitchen, looking … Continue reading

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Calla Lily – Haiku

  Shiny pink blossom Calla Lily’s sculpted head Indoor cheerfulness   Copyright 2018 Irina Dimitric Update  3 August 2018 Just found out on Instagram that this is Anthurium , not Calla Lily! 😀  So here’s a small adjustment : Shiny … Continue reading

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The Rose That Doesn’t Wither – Cinquain

❤ The rose That doesn’t wither Grows in my heart steadfast By passage of stormy weather Untouched ❤ Inspired by a bunch of red roses I received from Sasha for our son’s birthday on 9 July that look still quite … Continue reading

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The Happiest Day of My Childhood

Originally posted on Irina's Poetry Corner:
Today is 13 July. On this day 69 years ago, my dear father came home from a POW camp in Germany. I’m not superstitious in general, but that day was Friday 13 and…

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