Posts Tagged ‘inspiration’

English classes become interesting

Teachers wanting to share

What they see, feel & love

They transport us.

Metaphorically, by their care & passion.

And, literally, by bus, train or car

Anywhere, anytime

To venues, events, theatres,

Anything …

Enlivening texts, engaging us.

Ms Purcell & Mr Young 

Dedicate many private hours

Opening our eyes.

NHS Staff 1970: Ms Purcell is front row, extreme right. Mr Young back row, 7th from left.

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School report time

Marks & class positions are reasonable

But not great.

Teacher’s comments though …

Easily distracted
Can do better
Needs to concentrate.

The previous year’s focus is lost.

An academic slide begins.

A cycle relentless

Interrupted only by rare

Inspiring and inspired teachers.

Fact remain,

It’s a cycle I authored,


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