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Book Blessing: The Testing Charade by Daniel Koretz

Urban School Leadership Memoir

Nervous. Beads of sweat popping on my forehead. Twitching and antsy in a hard plastic sunset orange chair while anxiously awaiting our CEO’s address. 3,160 more words

Why I Skipped Harvard's Commencement

Two posts in the space of about a month? It must be summer vacation.

Remember how I mentioned that graduation happened in my last post? Yeah, well, I skipped Commencement and the diploma ceremony. 2,330 more words

They Swim

They swim
poor little fish
straight through the safety nets
that would hold them
in fresh water’s flow
they are too young to vote
or weave social change… 81 more words

Life

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They Swim

They swim poor little fish straight through the safety nets that would hold them in fresh water’s flow they are too young to vote or weave social change into protective boundaries They swim through gaping holes of greed lacking resource and means to bind the shredded holes of ignorance They swim swept downstream to river’s brackish estuary where the salt through osmosis dehydrates cells They swim assimilating the filth prostitution drug abuse theft abuse bulging, murderous eyes desperate They swim until defeated oxygen depleted poor little fish belly up They float ~ Words and Photography ©2017 Tanya Cliff ~ to contact me