AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
I love a sunburnt country / A land of sweeping plains / Of ragged mountain ranges / Of droughts and flooding rains / I love her far horizons / I love her jewel-sea / Her beauty and her terror / The wide brown land for me / ~ Dorothea Mackellar (1885-1968)


Saturday, March 19, 2011

Reflection Frame

Pic by Gemma Wiseman ~ In Rosebud carpark, Mornington Peninsula, it seems that a tree frames the window of a car.
Amazing the illusion of reflection!
Weekend Reflections #78

Blueish reflection
An eye set in leafy spray
Like a curved secret

Hosted by James (Pennsylvania, US) at Newtown Area Photo


Marja said...

Fantastic haiku Very creative

Sylvia K said...

What a terrific reflection for the day, Gemma! I love the tree branch frame and, of course, I love your words as always. I do hope you have a wonderful weekend! Enjoy!


Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

The car window has a beautiful frame. And the haiku is excellent. You're master of the form!

Dianne said...


Pat Tillett said...

Very nice haiku and photo!
Patrick Tillett, Extremely Overdue

jeannette said...

Excellent and sharp!



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