#Tanka: Domesticated & Wild

portrait of a young enchanting woman face with birds, on green p
Trying to tame her
Put her into a wife mold
She bites the stern hand
So feed her wild woman soul
Best just to love her madly.

 

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Linda Lee Lyberg

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Ramblings of a Writer Weekly Tanka Challenge

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The Doll

Voodoo Dol. Close up of scary dirty old retro vintage aged used
The blood of the doll is on my hands, so I must ink this story.”- Linda Lee Lyberg
“We have no choice. We must do it. The shaman said it’s the only way.” The four women stare down at the fully dressed cuddly doll on the ground. Sucking its thumb, the blue eyes stare back, challenging their decision.

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