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An Outing

I.

It was humid – August –

they were preparing their boats for excursion,

the pickup trucks scurried about the highways,

they were gathering up food and drink… 150 more words

Poetry

Out

I.

Buried in me, a well springs up,

Giving life to fresh ideas,

New perspectives are gleaned.

II.

Here lies that well within,

Cold, biting, unrelenting, 135 more words

Poetry

One

I.

Your face, so angular and lovely,

With its prominent cheeks.

I am drawn in by its beauty,

And its glowing radiance.

II.

Eyes made from steely blue. 144 more words

Poetry

Reaching

I.

Floating freely in space,

Arms tired and weary.

Mind a blur,

Spinning and dizzy.

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Eyes unfocused.

Hearing impaired.

Mouth mute.

Nerves tingling.

III. 227 more words

Poetry

Around the Block

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Have you been around the block,

Just to see what might be there?

To know what is possible,

Or what you’re able to bear? 138 more words

Poetry

Why the Jindal Loss Was Expected Regarding La.'s PARCC Injunction

On August 19, 2014, District Judge Todd Hernandez ruled that the Jindal administration’s suspension of the Louisiana state testing contract was to be temporarily lifted until the pro-Common Core (CCSS) full case against Jindal and his administration goes to court. 734 more words

Common Core