Posts tagged ‘Education’

June 18, 2017

Lord, Here Am I

by Angela Umphers Rueger

Lord, here am I to labor unrewarded,
To serve unpaid, unloved, unsought, unknown,
Unknown, unloved by all but my dear children,

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June 9, 2017

Education Begins at Home

by Angela Umphers Rueger

Two mothers stood at the cashier line
And chattered on just to pass the time.
They each thought the other a paradigm,
With children ages three, six and nine.

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October 30, 2015

~ Seek, to Find

by ladyliterati

~ Seek to Find

Seeking to glean inspiring wisdom
Upon the ancients we all must call
Scribed in tablets, papyrus, conceptions
Alchemy, the philosopher’s stone recall

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September 6, 2014

Arms of Compassion

by thom amundsen

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In the season of autumn
when needs do shift
summer’s recreation
begins a gradual wane;
lives are soon measured
in orchestrated assemblies.

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March 26, 2014

Where Education Fails

by Venkat

Another rumination…on true education

A wound never soothed
By speculating cause or effect
Or by measuring right from wrong
All it needs is a healing touch

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March 15, 2014

Our Passing Times

by Venkat

Short, shrill
Chirps of little birds
In hollow echoes of our time
Drowned in mountains of silence
Deafened by guiltless crime
Left with no words
Dead by will

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June 25, 2013

A Teaching Experience

by Apurva

They wait for me with bated breath,

as if I were a fairy,

Who comes down to earth to play with them,

and regale them with a story!

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November 17, 2012

“I’ll Be The Greatest Fan Of Your Life”

by blackandwhiteartist

YOU TRIED to read what’s written in my paper
I was shy so I tried to cover it with my hand
But I heard you read the words silently
So I was unsuccessful in covering it
Then I look at you and saw the smile on your face
Then I look into your eyes and saw the sparkling of it.

I didn’t search for you in our class
But I notice I haven’t seen you
So upon realizing, it made me frown
How did I notice without searching for you
So I’m oblivious to the fact that I searched for you?
So I’m oblivious to the fact that I wanted to see you?

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October 16, 2012

A Cup Of Coffee

by blackandwhiteartist

I AM reading
with a cup of coffee

I am studying
with a cup of coffee

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