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Rant in Palindrome

Yesterday, d’Verse Poets threw out the extremely difficult challenge of writing a poem in the form of a palindrome.  I struggled until I saw the prompt at NaPoWriMo today was to write a poem of things I would never say to someone.



can I teach?

pendulum theories swinging wildly

indoctrination or education

parents and principals

blame and shame

kids lose


lose kids

shame and blame

principals and parents

education or indoctrination

wildly swinging theories pendulum

teach I can!

7 thoughts on “Rant in Palindrome

  1. I had to share this on my facebook page! I know many educators and I think this is wonderful! My daughter has some developmental delays and I adore her teachers. Excellent combination of the two prompts.

  2. ah well done on the form…education is interesting business and there is always someone to blame…ha…that is for sure…experienced that this year….esp in the student centered culture we have created…

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