Category Archives: Photo Essay

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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The Jacaranda Symphony 2014

Last year I posted the first Jacaranda Symphony. This year’s symphony has been inspired by two trees only: one on the corner of a street in my neighbourhood and the other in the grounds of St. Luke’s church in Mosman, NSW. Let … Continue reading

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A Lingering Look At Windows: Week #28

I took these photos with my smart phone HTC Desire yesterday. Enjoying a delicious lunch with my husband at Mosman Café, Sydney, Australia, I took this photo from inside through the window. On the way out I couldn’t resist taking a … Continue reading

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The Happiest Day of My Childhood

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 I’ve considered it my lucky day ever … Continue reading

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Texture Tuesday July 8, 2014

Gum tree bark in my street, Sydney, Australia Gum tree bark in another street Knee rug (detail) This cosy knee rug was knitted by some lovely ladies and given to my husband when he was in hospital gravely ill in … Continue reading

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Sunday Stills, the next challenge: Power Lines

I hate overhead power lines, but they’re everywhere in my neighbourhood at Beauty Point, Sydney, Australia and I like taking photos of them. These were taken last year. This one was taken in Medusa Street. I like the combination of straight lines … 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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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Two Colours or Hues – After Sunset

Orange and grey clouds after sunset In a few moments the darkness of the night will swallow the pretty clouds. The Fire Dance before the silence of the night * Copyright 2014 Irina Dimitric

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One Word Photo Challenge: Blue

Palm trees at Mosman Square, Sydney, Australia Blue is one of my favourite colours and the blue skies of the Land Down Under offer a perfect background for clouds and trees and man-made structures. These palm trees at Mosman Square … Continue reading

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The Last Bloom – Haiku

The Last Bloom Agapanthus bloom the last this summer; petals curl up in the heat Pods proudly expose pregnant green bellies in wait- next season’s splendour Were I a flower death would pass me by; reborn each year – what … Continue reading

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