Tag: frustrated teacher poem

Poem: “Multiple Choice”

This poem came from an assignment I gave my creative writing class, “Fill in the blanks of this sentence: Life is too short to ______. Life is too long to _____. That’s the title. You write the poem.” It must have been during test-prep month, and what can I say? I got inspired… Life is… Read more »

Frustrated Teacher Haikus

1. This is your life, so why am I the only one who is stressing out? 2. Look who came to class. No, you can’t do makeup work. Grades are due today. 3. Since when are essays about your hopes, dreams, and goals shorter than this poem? (c) 2009 Roxanna Elden