Category Archives: Australia

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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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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Australia Day 26 January 2017!

~ I wrote this poem in 2013, I think, and my Facebook friend Ag Nes created this digital photo. * Citizenship ceremonies will be held all over Australia today. People will celebrate in green parks and on sandy beaches, in … Continue reading

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Spare a Thought for Santa – Cinquain

❤ Christmas at Bridgepoint Shopping Centre, Mosman, NSW, Australia. Yes, yes, of course he must feed his reindeer, but he must not forget himself! A Cinquain for Santa Even Santa needs to Have a rest, grab a bite, Down a … Continue reading

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Happy Australia Day 2016!

Wishing my Australian friends a wonderful Australia Day! I’m sharing again the same poem I shared last year for Australia Day. This poem was written in 2013, first published by Narrator Australia and  now appears in my book “Dreams On My Pillow”, … Continue reading

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Sunday Stills, the next challenge: The letter “B”

Birds with long Beaks on my Balcony Black Currawong and Kookaburras The Australian Magpie has a whitish beak with a black tip and sings most beautifully. The Kookaburra is a fat bird with a very strong beak but it’s not sharp, … Continue reading

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Share Your World – 2014 Week 25

Here are my answers to Week 25 questions. I love fox-terriers, poodles and labra-doodles, huskies and a little Shih Tzu by the name of Mufti, who appears on my blog in pictures and stories. Dogs have always been part of my life, although … Continue reading

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Terrific Tuesday Trials: Alike

At Taronga Zoo, Sydney, Australia, 2 August 2011 I wonder whether they are brother and sister or husband and wife? These two are definitely parent and offspring. * Have a great Sunday!

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Nature Animals

Australian Feathered Carnivores Laughing Kookaburra Elegant, slender Currawong   Tiny Butcher Bird Magpie * Copyright 2014 Irina Dimitric      

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“Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge”: Leaves and Trees

Gum tree in my street Gum tree bark   Gum tree leaves * Copyright 2014 Irina Dimitric

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