Tag Archives: Australia

To an Unknown Bloom – Rhyming Tercet

❤ You might be called a common weed Yet, in my not so perfect garden You are a blessed breed Without much effort on my part You thrive and smile Each morning when I start My rounds of greetings With … Continue reading

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For Anzac Day 2018 – 25 April

❤ I made this collage for my profile photo on Facebook to celebrate Anzac Day this year. In the group photo my dad, Lt Col Dr Bogdan Stojic, is easily recognisable in his Yugoslav uniform. These are the brave POW doctors … Continue reading

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The Sky Is On Fire – Haiku-Haiga

~ Horizon in flames Wild desire burns in the heart December heat wave ❤ The fire extinguished Peace descends upon the world Evening yearns for love ❤ “Good Night!” calls the currawong from the roof. ❤ Season’s Greetings to all … Continue reading

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Foggy Morning – Cinquain

  Dawn fog Gingerly trails Its silvery beard across The bay, letting sunshine stir up The world ❤ Good morning, pretty bird! ❤ We are a pair, always together! ❤ Morning has broken,  Wood Pigeon has spoken! ❤ Good morning everyone! Have … Continue reading

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Bidding Goodbye to the Jacaranda Season – Haiku

~ Jacaranda trees Farewell their purple blossoms End of November ❤ Here are just a few pics to remember their purple beauty before they disappear from our gardens, parks and streets. ~ In full bloom, all in  purple blue ~ … 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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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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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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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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