One way I might write, especially on days that the ideas are
not flowing or the time pressures are too great to allow me freedom to spend
with words beyond a limited way, is to write from a quote.
Today I choose a quote from one from a
arise in the morning torn between a desire to save the world and a desire to
savor the world. That makes it hard to plan the day." ~ee Cummings
Torn desires that beacon.
How I live in the world is a choice.
opposites unable to intermingle
in my world of either…or?
How I live in the world is my
I get caught up in one and
lose the gift that the other offers.
Doing trumps being and my life
Being trumps doing and I get lost
How I live in the world is MY
Reflection brings the balance.
I am grateful for our hosts. A big thank you to Stacey, Tara, Dana, Betsy
and Anna from Two
Writing Teachers for dedicating space and time for teachers
and teachers of literacy to come together to share ideas, practice and life
I must have the balance of being and doing. Makes me think of yoga. In the class I attended last night there was a balance. That is the balance we should invite into our lives.ReplyDelete
Beautiful poem ;)ReplyDelete