Category Archives: Nature

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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Vanilla Orchid – Haiku

~ Perfect chorus line White butterflies’ joyous dance By the window sill * You can read more about orchids here. © Copyright 2016 Irina Dimitric ~ https://nadiamerrillphotography.wordpress.com/2016/12/08/a-photo-a-week-challenge-white-2/

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Orchid – Rondel Prime

~I wrote this poem inspired by Aquileana’s wonderful post Greek Mythology: “Metamorphoses” by Ovid / “Flowers and Plants in some Greek Myths II and the White Orchid or Vanilla Orchid in my dining room. ~   Orchid – Rondel Prime You … Continue reading

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Daffodils – Cinquain

~To celebrate the First Day of Spring in Australia, September 1,  I cannot but sing praises to the pretty daffodils in my garden. ❤ Golden stars descended from the sky; twinkling on they bring a spark of heaven down to earth ~ … 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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Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange

  Just as an orange nourishes your body, so the orange colour energises your soul. The colour orange was named after the fruit. ~ Nasturtium is not only a weed buster,  but it’s also edible and very good for your health. … 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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