Tanka Challenge: Farcical Wars


The mighty make war

Under the guise of freedom

Oil, land and power

All ulterior motives

Peace now seems an illusion

For Weekly Tanka Challenge 

War is only a cowardly escape from the problems of peace – Thomas Mann
War is delightful to those who have had no experience of it – Desiderius Erasmus
We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools – Martin Luther King Jr.

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Author: Ugly Aphrodite (Available on Amazon Kindle) Ah, the need to get your thoughts out there! Happy reading folks!
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6 Responses to Tanka Challenge: Farcical Wars

  1. kiwinana says:

    Yes, very powerful. Thanks for joining the fun writing a tanka. Have a nice week.

  2. Pingback: Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 43 – Summer & Color – Ramblings of a Writer

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