Blogtober 9th–A List, Not a Poem

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Tonight I am thankful for…


air conditioning at school,

air conditioning in my car,

fans at home that move air,

water from the hose to save curled-leaved plants,

cats who so don’t care,

good memories of dogs with softest ears…


pushing the bruises of death and loss

and knowing we’ll survive…


tears and laughter

in a saladbowl mix,


students in the classroom,

after hours, hanging out,

a work and humor blend—it’d

been so long…



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