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)

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Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Height of Haiku Challenge ~ Hypnotic


Reflections in a little pond at the beautiful heritage property of Heronswood, Dromana.

Height of Haiku Challenge
Haiku Heights #65 ~ Hypnotic
Watery Wednesday #155

Heronswood magic
Some hypnotic reflections
A living dreamscape


Hosted by 2sweetnsaxy aka T. Bruce


Haiku Heights is hosted by Leo

23 comments:

Birgitta - foto CHIP said...

Gemma, I love both your picture and the haiku :)
Lovely reflections!

Kay L. Davies said...

Beautiful reflections, Gemma. Great shot!
— K

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie's Guide to Adventurous Travel

John said...

The reflection is superb.

Man-made Falls, come and see.

SweetTalkingGuy said...

Truely hypnotic picture and words!

Grace said...

Like the picture and dreamy haiku ~

2sweetnsaxy said...

Wow! Great reflections. You have to really look at it to find where the water ends and the bricks begin.

chubskulit said...

Awesome reflection!

My share Watery Wednesday.

Judy said...

Dreamscape is the best word I can think of to describe those reflections!

Genie said...

What an etherial spot...I am such a romantic I could see a young couple sitting nearby or even being married there. Such a beautiful photograph. It is magical with its textures and muted colors. Lovely. Genie

His Unfailing Love said...

What a lovely reflection, perfectly taken...

My Memories and Crystals said...

So nice and cool, love it...

Birgitta said...

Such a interesting and beautiful picture!

vivinfrance said...

an economical two-in-one. Bravo

Nanka said...

This is truly hypnotic and your photography always has captured me!!

Leovi said...

Gorgeous colors and reflections that create a delicious soft and sharp image. Nice photo.

Ron. said...

My praise, following all these others, may seem superfluous; but still, I add it enthusiastically! Bravo!

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

I find reflections hypnotic too, Gemma. I remember a little mountain pool where I stood for a long, long time, just staring at the trees and sky in the water.


Hypnotic Meadow

Patti said...

Beautiful reflections in the pond. That is an amazing homestead.

Rek said...

beautiful reflection and I loved the stone face carving....the haiku reflect the serene waters.

Cassiopeia Rises said...

Both your picture and Haiku are excellent.Love it!


Melanie

Tarang Sinha said...

Nice haiku. The reflections are really hypnotic!

eileeninmd said...

Beautiful reflections and photo.

Leo said...

oh yes, it is quite hypnotic! :)

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