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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 Girl With Dark Hair – Sixty Years Ago

Our love story began here, on Mount Jahorina in Bosnia in March 1958. ❤ ❤ He spotted her dark hair And her chirpy chatter Among the giggling girls There was love in the air   He searched on the mountain … 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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Weekly Photo Challenge: Serene (Haiku)

❤   Blue heavens above Reflections shimmer below Serene is my soul ❤ Blue,  the colour of peace and tranquillity, has a calming effect on the soul. Surprise! Surprise! Even my laptop has taken up the “serene” challenge. ❤   … 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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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Looking Up At Things

  Looking Up – Cinquain Under The canopy Of a palm tree, I see, Looking up, a host of angels Smiling * A small plane flying into the picture * Blessings from Heaven ❤   ©Copyright Irina Dimitric 2017   … 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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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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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Clouds

Lovely challenge, Cee. Watching the clouds pass by, even for a short time, refreshes my soul. I become a child again.  ~ Cotton in the sky Clouds tell stories – one, two, three April breeze whispers                             (Haiku)   Whoever is a … Continue reading

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Anzac Biscuits – Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh

2015 is the ANZAC Centenary year, so I’ve chosen for this post fresh, crunchy, delicious and nutritious ANZAC Biscuits, sent by mothers, sisters, wives and sweethearts to soldiers in WWI. They were all volunteers as was my father in the … Continue reading

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