Frog on a Straw Hat

little frog sitting
long wooden centuries this
me writing poems

© 2017 Melinda J. Irvine
Photo: Netsuke of Frog on a Straw Hat

I haven’t written a poem or been out photographing for weeks, so it was a delight to read that the Metropolitan Museum of Art has announced that more than 375,000 images found in the museum’s online records are now available for free and unrestricted use. This beautiful image inspired a tiny poem.

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Melinda J. Irvine is a professional writer, small business owner, and daily blogger — helping real people like you find their voice and share their burning message with the world (and their employees). 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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