Early

light
passing
torn clouds
palm leaf rags
tattered hut
poverty
a man
into

rice fields out the window of the bus

© 2017 Melinda J. Irvine
Photo Challenge: Reflecting
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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.

8 comments

    1. thanks so much, i’ve been working on this poem for a long time. it something i see so much and am always trying to find ways to capture the beauty as well as the sadness of it. mel.

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