Frida Kahlo’s Wooden Leg

By Manolo the Shoeblogger

Frida Kahlo’s Wooden Leg

Red boot and bell,
Frida Kahlo straps on her wooden leg.
“Let the good people stare,
while I waltz through the Zócalo.”
Clump-jingle-jingle
Clump-jingle-jingle

Frida Kahlos Wooden Leg

The Manolo’s poem is occasioned by the new gallery show from the photographer Ishiuci Miyako

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3 Responses to “Frida Kahlo’s Wooden Leg”




  1. Pete Says:

    I think I will adopt clump-jingle-jingle as my new motto. I believe your facebook post has been officially unliked.




  2. Joyce Says:

    Ah…she loved red boots. With the addition of this slide show, I have seen photographic evidence suggesting at least three pairs. I do hope they were a delight for her, even in her all to frequent times of hardship and pain.




  3. Joyce Says:

    All too frequent. Apologies for flubbing that sentence.













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