Divinely Right

Arms outstretched, I twirl my skirt flies ballooning into perfect waves I tilt my chin towards the blue parachute above me Daffodils Buttercups Roses Petunias Me Together we twirl We are light, gleaming We are green, sprouting We are air, breathing Wildly graceful curves like the waves of my skirt Divinely Right My gold-plated footprints mark the … More Divinely Right

Teachers are Artists

Sunday night instead of grading, unpacking, doing laundry, planning for the week, or working out, I sat down to watch The English Teacher.  Surely it is just like planning or grading.  While Juliane Moore plays exactly what I envision myself to be as an English teacher, the story to me was about rewriting endings.  In … More Teachers are Artists