Cee’s Odd Ball Photo: Mother of Pearl

© irene waters 2015

© irene waters 2015

I loved the way the sun catching the creamy white tiles showed their origin as being mother of pearl.

© irene waters 2015

© irene waters 2015

A psychedelic world.

© irene waters 2015

© irene waters 2015

An odd ball world.

In response to Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

About Irene Waters 19 Writer Memoirist

I began my working career as a reluctant potato peeler whilst waiting to commence my training as a student nurse. On completion I worked mainly in intensive care/coronary care; finishing my hospital career as clinical nurse educator in intensive care. A life changing period as a resort owner/manager on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu was followed by recovery time as a farmer at Bucca Wauka. Having discovered I was no farmer and vowing never again to own an animal bigger than myself I took on the Barrington General Store. Here we also ran a five star restaurant. Working the shop of a day 7am - 6pm followed by the restaurant until late was surprisingly more stressful than Tanna. On the sale we decided to retire and renovate our house with the help of a builder friend. Now believing we knew everything about building we set to constructing our own house. Just finished a coal mine decided to set up in our backyard. Definitely time to retire we moved to Queensland. I had been writing a manuscript for some time. In the desire to complete this I enrolled in a post grad certificate in creative Industries which I completed 2013. I followed this by doing a Master of Arts by research graduating in 2017. Now I live to write and write to live.
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12 Responses to Cee’s Odd Ball Photo: Mother of Pearl

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  3. Beautifully choices, Irene.


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  4. Cee Neuner says:

    I do like the colors that Mother of Pearls have. Wonderful entry for this week. Thanks Irene.

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  5. Beautiful photos. Love the Roy G Biv in them as well

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