Tag Archives: Australia

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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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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Winter Stroll

Last year I was challenged on Facebook by Anita Stewart to write one poem a day for four days and challenge three others to do the same. This was my poem for Day One: Winter Stroll Chilly morning breeze Chilly … Continue reading

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Autumn in Sydney (Haiga)

Stillness in the air Not too warm and not too cold Autumn morning smiles   © 2016 Irina Dimitric

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Summer Heat – Cinquain

Summer Heat  in Sydney, Down Under Today, luckily, there’s a profusion of clouds and a bit of breeze into the bargain. Copyright © 2016 Irina Dimitric  

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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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