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)


Thursday, May 12, 2011

I Am My Light

Pic by Gemma Wiseman ~ Shadowy Autumn walkway at Bittern, Mornington Peninsula
3WW #CCXL ~ brandish + forbid + manage

I manage my light
Although you brandish shadows
I forbid your curse

Hosted by Thom @ Three Word Wednesday


Fear Not the Darkness but What lies Within said...

I forbid your curse I love this Haiku.

The Poetry Bin said...

Nice, pursuing what's right in the face of other's expectations ...

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Kim Nelson said...

I LOVE the power in this one!

Genie said...

Oh, my! What a pretty sidewalk to stroll down. Even the fencing is attractive...and that one tree is superb with it lovely colors. Nice shot.

F R E J A said...

Lovely framing work! Also liking your descriptive heading "I Am My Light" how cleverly associated.



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  • Autumn is an introspective season when stray thoughts of the mind dive into the mystique of the soul - Gemma Wiseman
  • Autumn is the bridesmaid of Summer and the flowergirl of Winter ~ Gemma Wiseman
  • Autumn whispers the tones of yesterday in a minor key ~ Gemma Wiseman
  • Love is born / With a dark and troubled face, / When hope is dead / And in the most unlikely place; / Love is born, / Love is always born. - Michael Leunig's Christmas Song Cycle "Southern Star"
  • Spring paints the stars of heaven in Earth colours ~ Gemma Wiseman
  • Summer sizzles with a sibilant hush / Broken by dreams of / Clinking ice ~ Gemma Wiseman
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  • Winter is the fire, simmering lonely in the soul ~ Gemma Wiseman
  • Winter is the shadow, the etching of the seasons in the mist ~ Gemma Wiseman

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