The Last Babushka Doll (Margaret River Press anthology)

‘I looThe Three Sistersked at this woman who had nursed her husband with a smiling face until he could no longer lift his head from a pillow, who slept in a broom cupboard to give her husband a view of the mountains, who painted the same doll day after day to make her husband believe that she still lived a life outside his bedroom.’

 

Published in the Margaret River Press anthology ‘Things that are found in trees & other stories’ (2012).