Category Archives: SOL17

SOL17: Tetris: School Version AKA Scheduling

Thanks to Two Writing Teachers for providing space for our writing community each week. Start with PE teaching 42 sections of PE PE taught in what is also used 11:30-1:15 for lunch Music teaching 42 sections of Music Band/orchestra set on … Continue reading

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SOL17: Tanka Tuesday

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for providing community space for our slices of life. ocean tidal zone planting feet in pounding surf breathe in, breathe out all the negative ions beginning the poem here © 2017. Jone rush macculloch

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SOL17: Tanka Tuesday

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers who provide a space for this writing community each Tuesday. morning gathering the smell of sweet alyssum the unique faces she stops for a moment and forgets the world’s troubles ©2017, jone rush macculloch  

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SOL17: Withdrawal

Thank you to Two Writing Teachers for providing a space and community for writing each week. Withdrawal. I wonder if some felt this in April after a whole month of daily slices.  I moved from daily slices to writing poems … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo 04/25/2017: Bold Jumping Spider

  This month, I am collaborating with nonfiction author and photographer, Christy Peterson.  You are invited to write and submit a poem based on the photo in the comments. bold jumping spider lies in wait in the zinnias as bees … Continue reading

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SOL17: NaPoWriMo 04/18/2017: Blue Green Leafhopper

This month, I am collaborating with nonfiction author and photographer, Christy Peterson.  You are invited to write and submit a poem based on the photo in the comments. It’s tanka Tuesday. blue-green leafhopper your striking appearance belies the devastation from … Continue reading

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SOL17: Day 21 #10FoundWords

Each Tuesday, Two Writing Teachers provide space to share our slices of life.  Thank you. Each February, Laura Shovan presents a daily poetry challenge.  This year is ten found words from a variety of news articles.  Today the words come … Continue reading

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