Category Archives: Poetry/Photography

Longing for Blue Skies (haiku)

~ Today in Sydney. I was going to visit my husband in hospital, but the smoke is choking me. We’ve never experienced anything like it before. He is fine in his airconditioned room. Please spare a thought and prayer for … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – White – White Carnation (haiku)

❤ I love carnations of all colours. White carnations symbolise innocence, pure love and good luck. This bunch was given to me by a dear friend. I think my friend sensed I needed a lot of good luck these days. … Continue reading

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Jacarandas (haiku) – FOTD Challenge, 28 November 2019

❤ G’day folks! It’s  a LOVELY sunny day in Sydney. Jacarandas are still mesmerising, but not for long. “Jacarandas sway Scattered petals on the ground Goodbye November! ”   Wishing you all a very happy Thursday! ❤   (C) Copyright … Continue reading

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Smoggy Day in Sydney – Haiku

❤ My heart goes out to the victims of devastating bushfires in Australia. The smog in Sydney today reached New Delhi levels. I had to keep the windows shut in the morning. Then I took a taxi, air-conditioned, luckily, to … Continue reading

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Aloe Vera Blooms (haiku) – FOTD Challenge, 6 November 2019

❤ Good day all ! Aloe Vera is thriving in my garden. Those cheerful blooms are beautifully created, and they cheer me up, so I think  they deserve a little poetic effort on my part. A splash of orange some yellow … Continue reading

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Looking Up and Looking Down (haiku)

❤ Birds and soft breeze sing Looking up and looking down Blue skies, ground bright green ❤ What a joy to be alive on a day like this! Had cataract surgery last Thursday, all good! Feeling blessed and grateful. Wishing … Continue reading

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Follow Only Beauty – Quote – Senryu

❤ Khalil Gibran said Follow only Beauty and Obey only Love ❤ And he also said: “Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.” ❤ Wishing you all a happy and loving week! 🙂 ❤ … Continue reading

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World Poetry Day 21 March – Bird’s Nest Banksia – FOTD

🙂 This is Bird’s Nest banksia or Banksia baxteri, an Australian Native flower. And here’s a haiku for World Poetry Day, which was yesterday! 🙂 Happy Spring to fellow bloggers in the Northern Hemisphere! ❤ Flower of the Day (FOTD) Challenge … Continue reading

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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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