*Magnify*
SPONSORED LINKS
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/books/entry_id/1019343-Teacher
Printer Friendly Page Tell A Friend
No ratings.
Rated: E · Book · Writing · #2259420
Yet another book of a hundred 8-line poems.
#1019343 added October 14, 2021 at 5:01pm
Restrictions: None
Teacher
Teacher

Had a teacher like that
with a lean and hungry look,
full of passion and determined,
he built literary warriors,
each of us, once blundering,
adolescent fools,
he made wise in awareness
and able to think.



Line count: 8
Free verse
For Express It In Eight, 10.14.21
Prompt: Lean and hungry look.
Note: Had to write this on reading Jaya’s. Her professor sounded just like Johnny Bridle (who is the subject of this poem). Thank you, Jaya.
© Copyright 2021 Beholden (UN: beholden at Writing.Com). All rights reserved.
Beholden has granted Writing.Com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.
Printed from https://www.writing.com/main/books/entry_id/1019343-Teacher