A Floor Tile

below all the day
mostly unnoticed by us
you carried here, laid

carefully. placed by
hands now forgotten, unknown.
yet you mindfully

made for a purpose;
proposed, constructed, planned and
placed. you, we, the same.

© 2016 Melinda Irvine

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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