Tag Archives: nature

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 – Haiku in French and English

~ Voilà le Narcisse trompette qui trompette à tue-tête dans mon jardin, annonçant la nouvelle saison. The Common Daffodil or Narcissus pseudonarcissus in my garden announces the new season with its loud trumpet. Un coin de jardin Etoilé de narcisses … 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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Busy Bee

~ Aren’t we lucky we are not bees? We can have a rest. Wishing you all a restful weekend! ❤ * Copyright 2016 Irina Dimitric

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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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A Haiku for the First of September 2015

Spring has officially sprung in Australia today. It’s a glorious sunny day. Happy Spring to all my friends in the Southern Hemisphere! Pink blossoms, blue sky Zephyr plays with butterflies Birdsong in the air   ©Irina Dimitric 2015    

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Bark or Leaves

These photos were taken in my immediate neighbourhood on Friday 7 November 2014. – The maple tree is bare now in late autumn except for this new growth. In general, plants and trees are a bit confused because the winter was … Continue reading

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Why must it be so?

  Pretty garden spider Like the jungle tiger The same old tale On a smaller scale Why must it be so? Wherever you go Every creature’s feature Hunter or hunted in Nature Blood and gore For ever more From the … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

In my street at Beauty Point, Australia. All photos were taken with my smart phone HTC Desire this morning. Dead palm tree branches African daisies A lonely leaf Gum tree bark * Copyright 2014 Irina Dimitric http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/texture/

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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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