Northern Thaw

Winter starts to wane

Lakes opening to spring’s smile

Darkness defines light

About Olga

I have always had an affinity for artistic endeavors and the beauties of nature. The power of the word combined with photography have become my creative spark.
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29 Responses to Northern Thaw

  1. Lena says:

    Very nice Olga!

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  2. Beautiful imagery…. ‘spring’s smile’ ….. love it.
    And so true – darkness does define light.

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  3. Glad to see things starting to warm up a bit in your neck of the woods.

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  4. Walking My Path: Mindful Wanderings in Nature says:

    Beautiful Olga! I love your haiku and the pictures really show the thaw.

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  5. moonskittles says:

    The spring smiling! What an image! Love it!
    ~ Dajena

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  6. Trisha says:

    I love the mental image of spring’s smile!

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  7. Judy Martin says:

    I love those images, and so pleased that spring is now smiling on you after all that snow! 🙂

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  8. Janice says:

    Magnificent scenery and reflections. I particularly enjoyed the last line of your haiku about darkness defining light–so true 🙂

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    • Olga says:

      Thank-you, Janice. That was my first photo adventure since early winter that I had mentioned earlier to you. I was pleased with the light. Appreciate your wonderful comment. 🙂

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  9. Denis1950 says:

    A beautiful haiku, to me very Japanese. The images are also beautiful.

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  10. Lovely image you just painted 🙂

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  11. Very beautiful, Olga. Can I reblog or tweet for World Poetry Day?

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  12. Reblogged this on Friendly Fairy Tales and commented:

    We are trading spring for winter and back again here. This resonates with me. And it ends on a truth that echoed like a bell. I hope you like it as well.

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  13. cindy knoke says:

    Gorgeous imagery and haiku!


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