This is the beautiful picture that accompanies my poem Illawarra Flame Trees
published in The Australia Times. To read the rest of the poem go to http://www.theaustraliatimes.com/magazine/poetry/issue/326/#30
You will find another of my poems titled At Narooma here http://www.theaustraliatimes.com/magazine/poetry/issue/326/#34
This picture didn't quite capture the colours of Narooma which were stunning blue, turquoise and green. But this one is still an interesting picture with the way the light is shining on the water.
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