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AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
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Friday, January 20, 2012

Clouds on a Mission


Clouds roll in over Dromana, Mornington Peninsula.

Rumbling waves of clouds
Like a child grim with temper
And the mood darkens


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16 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Such dramatic, grumpy skies and a superb capture, Gemma! Love the clouds and your beautiful words as always! Enjoy!

Sylvia

EG Wow said...

Oh dear, did the clouds throw a temper tantrum?

Gary said...

Great moody clouds!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Mama Zen said...

Marvelous capture and a wonderful haiku!

Jidhu Jose said...

awesome shot


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Mormor said...

What are the clouds arguing about?
Have a nice weekend.

NixBlog said...

I like this dramatic shot, Gemma.

Benita said...

Wonderful photo!

forgetmenot said...

Gemma, What a great capture of those awesome clouds rolling in. I, of course, love the haiku--excellent post. Have a great weekend. Mickie :)

LadyFi said...

Those tempestuous clouds are beautiful!

Marja said...

Love your Haiku Yes the gorgeous clouds are like a child's temper rolling through the skie

Tina´s PicStory said...

wonderful sky! thanks for sharing with us ☺

TheChieftess said...

Beautiful! Love the silhouette of the trees against that silver grey sky!!!

Inger-M said...

There's quite a lot of drama in that sky!

Karine said...

Lovely :o) Thank you for stopping by my blog!

gengen said...

Very pretty shot...Visiting from skywatch.

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