Blogs Worth Reading Spring 2016

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Monster (A Poem)

Look into my eyes<br>Can you see it?<br>If you can’t, are you really missing out?<br>If you can, are you really thinking that I’m the same?<p>I doubt it, I doubt so …

Poetry

Week #14 – What Happened poem – Dabkinz

What happened to our world<p>our home<p>What went wrong here<p>It used to be such a happy,<p>Joyful<p>place<p>What happened<p>Everything …

Poetry

poem#4

<b>Smore’s</b><p>Crack goes sparks<p>Whoosh goes the wind<p>The warmth of the fire-pit into my eyes<p>As the marsh mallow is taosted<p>Gold is the key of a tasty …

Marshmallows

Week #12 – Choice Poem – Dabkinz

A tribute to parents<p>Soar high, my parents would say<p>Reach for the stars<p>Don’t let anyone tell <i>you</i> what to do<p>Don’t let others push <i>you</i> around<p>Do what <i>you</i> …

Education

Poem#2 Multiple Voice-Definition – miriam1am

<b>Definition</b><p>I look upon a beautiful face<p>And have no words to describe the bond we share<p>This is a connection of unbreakable trust<p>The face of love …

Poetry

Poem#1-The Power Of Music – miriam1am

<b>The Power Of Music</b><p>I believe music to have power<p>Power over speech,<p>Power over evil,<p>The special power of song.<p>Music to me …

Education

Week#4-Poem#4

Claustrophobia<p>An anxiety disorder in which the<p>sufferer has an irrational fear of<p>having no escape and<p>being closed in.<p>It’s a fear of having<p>no power,<p>no …

Anxiety

Personification Poem: Love

As the wind screeches<p>and as the trees speak<p>and as I fall to love<p>and as I fly to happiness<p>I will tell you this:<p>I cannot say how many leaves will …

Poetry

Poem #2 – Thank You…

Thank you B<p>For the smiles, laughter, and tears<p>Hours of struggle and fun<p>Why do bad things happen to good people? So young, so much left to fulfill<p>I …

Poetry

Poem #4

He carried a cloud above Him when He walked<p>and had a saddened tone when He talked.<p>He says, “Nothing’s beautiful, everything has imperfections!<p>And …

Poetry

Week 1 Poem Emotional, Words for Emotion

Bad moods Good moods<p>they all come and go<p>but all for different reasons<p>some are forced<p>some are random<p>but for me they were triggered<p>some were easy to …

Emotions

Poem #3

A roar of water started at my right<p>continuing down until out of sight<p>An occasional crunch of a twig from behind<p>from an animal, confidently close in …

Poetry

Super Power

Wallflowers<p>Wallflowers, the ones that notice you and everyone else but are invisible.<p>Their the people who at the end of the year does something big …

Education

week #4

<b>The Flower</b><p>every petal is slowly falling<p>the flower doesn’t care though<p>because she knows that it’s all going to be ok<p>every day it pretends to be ok and …

Poem #4- Sonnet Poem

Engrossed in my brain, I think a thought<p>I don’t think you could handle my mind, no<p>As I lay my head upon a small cot<p>my mind wanders, and continues to …

Books

Poem # 4: Abuse

He shoves me against the wall,<p>I scream to stop it.<p>My cast hits the wall, and I scream because of<p>pain, not because I am scared<p><i>I will not be a victim.</i><p>I …

Burger King

Poem # 3: Beautiful

She comes to me –<p>and tells me it’s alright.<p>That I’m not doing anything wrong.<p>That I can be who I am.<p>And forces me to think –<p>think about how life …

Poetry

Poem #3

<b>The Wall</b><p>Imagine a wall in front of you<p><b>Imagina te un pared en frente de ti</b><p>We are not criminals, we are humanity<p><b>No somos criminals, somos humanidad</b><p>You …

Poetry

Week – 4

22 military personnel<p>what does that word mean to you<p>strength<p>courage<p>smart<p>well what that word means to me is freedom<p>they are the people who fought for …

Population

Poem #2

<b>My Hand</b><p>My Hands can dribble a basketball in<p><b>One,</b><p><b>Two,</b><p><b>Three seconds</b>,<p>I shot right into the basket<p>And<p><b>SCORE!</b><p>The crowd goes loud<p>And<p>Even more<p><b>LOUDER</b><p>Each time …

Poetry

Week #4 – Face of Beauty

<b>Face of Beauty</b><p>I look upon the face of beauty<p>My heart swells and a tsunami of warmth spreads over my body like a blanket<p>I have no words but my own<p>To …

Beauty

Week #3 – Sister

<b>Sister</b><p>She looks at the stars and thinks life will never end<p>Her innocence in abundance<p>A friend by her side as honest as her<p>I look at her and hope she …

Mind

Poem #1- Innocence

<i>Innocence</i><p>I still have dreams<p>My friends say I’m too innocent<p>They say I should throw my innocence away<p>I have enough dreams to buy the world<p>And they …

Poetry

Poem #4

This man,<p>Embodied by a god revered for his ferocity<p>Who died twice to bring prosperity<p>And brought stabilization<p>to this once forgotten nation<p>that is …

Poetry

Week#2- Poem#2

Dear Dad,<p>I haven’t heard from you in so long,<p>I need to hear your voice<p>so I know you’re okay. I want to tell you that<p>I get it now, I’m still mad<p>but I …

Love

poem week #2

The way I play soccer<p>My skin turns red under my watchful eyes of the sun<p>sweat streams down my face<p>the sound of cleats pounding the earth<p>as my enemies …

Poetry

Poem #4~ Depression

Depression.<p>Like an anchor,<p>dragging me farther down into the water<p>while I try to escape.<p>As I reach towards the top.<p>As I try to swim up,<p>the weight.<p>The …

Poetry

Poem#2 Personification

A The Lonely Tree<p>Why can’t I move.<br>Why can’t I cruise through life like nothing matters.<br>If only I could, but no, I’m stuck to this ground that bounds …

Teaching