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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Sunday, April 22, 2012

Shadows from Shakespeare



The human spirit
Shadows of your drama world
You knew long ago


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11 comments:

Kelly said...

I like the reflection behind him in the top shot. Nice effect!

Inger-M said...

Nice haiku and shadow shots!

Ralph said...

The Bard is a thinking person's writer. The scribe is immortalized in this sculpture, and his story lines stand the test of times, especially in movies. The plots today were supplied by this writer - hold up wonderfully five centuries later. Great post and shadows!

BLOGitse said...

A man and his shadow...

HOOTIN ANNI said...

Love it....
I just finally sat down the other day and watched Anonymous [movie].
Love the sculpture and bust of ol' Will!!!

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The House at Bluebird Lane said...

Nice shots! I really enjoyed the haiku and shadows of the Bard. Thank you for sharing. Happy Sunday!

chubskulit said...

Beautiful statues!

Come see the Flag in the Wood shadow. Have a blessed Sunday!

frayedattheedge said...

I was trying to think of a suitable quote from Shakespeare, having studied many of his plays at school ..... but I can't think of anything including shadows!!

Laura said...

such an appropriate haiku Gemma...great shadows too.

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Shakespeare shadows us everywhere we go, even when we are unaware of his presence. Thanks for this tribute!

“Shadowed Is My Way”

Cassie said...

Happy Birthday to Wm. Shakespeare! He's getting old. he he. Happy SSS to you.

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