Tag: youth

I am defeated

As I sit here on a morning Before the day has really hit I am peaceful but I’m sad Thinking of the kids I’ve missed. I know I cannot do it all That I can only reach a few But I think of the…

The ones I rarely talk of

Teaching has a heavy toll It’s one I rarely speak of. It’s not the tiredness It’s not the work load It’s certainly not my colleagues.   Teaching has a heavy toll It’s hidden behind our smiles It’s deep within our hearts Touching us deep…

Entitled

We talk so much about entitled Our entitled youth, No need to work, No need to learn, Life is a smorgasboard of offers. There is choice in what they study There is choice in if they work Each night and morn there is food…

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…