Tanka 19

19.
Nerves strung up too tight
to start with. Impossible
that each half turn of the crank
snaps not a one. Fighting back
shouting curses at heaven.

7/8/16

"Bone-Chilling Cold" - mail art postcard 2014.

“Bone-Chilling Cold” – mail art postcard 2014.

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5 thoughts on “Tanka 19

  1. Yes. I put these two together because of how winter of 2014 went for me, still gives me the shivers (!) to think of it – though they have diminished over time. Some times writing about things like this helps to push the bad farther in the past (further? I get mixed up).

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