Little Jackie Hare

For ten years, maybe longer I have had boxes of stuff and a beautiful cedar coffee table stored at mum and dad’s house.

My decision to sell or give-away all material possessions prompted me to finally clear it all out. I burned decades and decades of photographs and gave the coffee table to an old friend.

This little book was owned by my father when he was a small boy in 1944. I thought it would be fun to reproduce it here before it became ash.

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PS: I never burned it, I checked back in here December 2016 and yeh, it’s tucked away in a trunk in mum and dad’s house.

Written by Melinda J. Irvine

Melinda J. Irvine is a freelance writer, poet, and blogger — writing slick sales copy for clients from all over the world. And blogging poetry. In her spare time, Mel is busy building (and writing) a free online learning centre for the marginalised kids of Estancia, Philippines.

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