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leenasind

I was a teacher by profession and leader to a team for 21 years. Now on a sabbatical, exploring and polishing my vestigial skills in writing and Photography.

Dragon Rose

Do you know the lore of the crimson rose and the thorns?The thorns resented the glory of the rose and the curses that came their way.It grew and turned them insane.In a moment of madness they gored her petals over and over until her flesh bled out red. […]

Heart on the Clothline

I saw your heartbillowing on the clothlinewhere you hung it out to dry,while your soul leftfor forty days of fasting in the desert.Through your now clearand transparent huskI could seeyou have marked the placewhere you wouldput them back—right next to your wounds.