Tag: Daily prompt

Daily Prompt: Creature

We live in this world Where we know what we know And we know that there is more we don’t.   Yet why do some believe And why do some insist That the only creatures there are; the ones that we know exist.  …

Daily Prompt: Sympathize

I know a girl Who’s empathetic Her emotional intelligence is high Alas so caught up in other’s emotions All I can do for her is sympathize via Daily Prompt: Sympathize

The puzzle of life

Puzzled is as puzzled does I am quite frequently puzzled. Why do some act that way, Creating a permanent quest for understanding. I have a student, he’s a really great kid But he has some humongous struggles. He fights each day just to live…

The year of too many

My Dad he grew a Paw Paw Tree And then another and another. And then many more. The Paw Paw tree, a tall skinny tree Good to define The edge of the vege patch, ¬†you see.   Hooked on the trees They grew and…

Evolution of a teacher

I stand, timid In front of class My first lesson, A teacher. I stand, breathe deep And my voice speaks   I stand, nerves rioting In front of school My first assembly, A presenter. I stand, grip lecture And my voice does not quake….

To asphyxiate, to suppress

Oh how wonderful To post about stifle A word that brings up So many meanings The hot stifling heat That’s hard to breathe in The oppressive nature of some The acts that are undertaken That shunt your actions The lack of growth As students…

Daily Prompt: Inkling

Inkling is a wonderful word It hints at ideas and kindling It hints at deep emotions I love the word For it’s hidden depths It’s intrigue And it’s suspense For when we only have an inkling We really don’t have much of a clue….

Daily Prompt: Inscrutable

I look at the word that I have ceased to understand It is Friday night And I am done.   I cannot make sense of it I cannot see clearly I yearn for sleep And I wish I was done.   This word haunts…

Hiding in a silhouette

A man silhouetted against the setting sun Hides so much in plain view You cannot see the colour of his clothes You cannot see the colour of his skin.   To know this man you have to work Your angle of view hides his…

Territory Time

I used to live in Alice Springs Where tardy was a lifestyle You showed up late to many things Yet you were always treated with a smile   Meetings started right on time If you were late No one gave a dime   Tardiness…