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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

Vasilije Vasiljević – Bogdan’s Illustrious Great Grandfather

Vasilije Vasiljević – Bogdan’s Illustrious Great Grandfather This is a chapter from the memoir “My Dad, Volunteer in WWI”. If you wish, you can see the previous chapters starting here.   Bogdan was born in Delnice, a small village in … Continue reading

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Designers’ Noble Cause? – Tanka

~ Blue jeans in tatters A fashion statement – the rich Uplifting the poor? So on second thoughts My threadbare trousers I’ll keep © 2017 Irina Dimitric ~ If you wish to contribute to a truly noble cause, you can … Continue reading

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Plumeria in Winter – Haiku

~   Dead corals or what? Frangipani naked stems Dream of perfumed blooms © 2017 Irina Dimitric

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Crimson Rose – Haiku

A Birthday Haiku for Anita Stewart Crimson, bloodstained rose Groans and gurgles creepy sighs For the Horror Queen   Happy Birthday, Anita! ❤ . © 2017 Irina Dimitric Check out Anita Stewart on Facebook: I’m a writer of speculative fiction … Continue reading

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Sweet and Sour – Argentine Tango

~ ❤ Your lips are moist and sweet like a juicy mango hot and sizzling is your body’s every cell while we buzz around across the floor the wild precision Tango Our legs entwined in teasing half embraces for split … Continue reading

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Leave of Absence – En Congé / Glory Tree – Cinquain

~ This is it! No more procrastinating! I’ll be away for some time. Two to three months, I’d say. I need to do some serious decluttering, as you can see. ❤ Enfin, j’ai pris la bonne décision. Un petit congé pour … Continue reading

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Pink Rose – Haiga

~ ❤ Here’s a link for more on The Haiga: Haiku, Calligraphy, and Painting https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/text/haiga-haiku-calligraphy-and-painting “Modern haiga” allows the use of photography, as well as digital or graphic images.   Copyright © Irina Dimitric 2017  

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Looking Up At Things

  Looking Up – Cinquain Under The canopy Of a palm tree, I see, Looking up, a host of angels Smiling * A small plane flying into the picture * Blessings from Heaven ❤   ©Copyright Irina Dimitric 2017   … Continue reading

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End of Summer – Cinquain

Today 1st March is the first day of Autumn in Australia. Murraya or Orange Blossom is now in bloom in my garden. This evergreen shrub from south-east Asia grows to around 3m (10′) tall. Its genus name commemorates Dr. Johann … Continue reading

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Your First Love Should Be: Yourself

Originally posted on whatcherylsaid…:
We’re so busy waiting for someone to love us that we’ve forgotten about the one person we need to love first—ourselves. The most important decision of your life, the one that will affect every other decision…

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