The picture stirs a memory
of place, of time -
the broken walls,
the market stall,
of saree colours bright and gay,
her smile of welcome every day.
Her words were new
I even learnt a few
to help me on my way.
Now the opportunity
presented most surprisingly on Kiva -
to assist in her prosperity
back her wish for diversity of stock to sell.
I click on send
© Sheila Ash, 16th January 2017