"Sara, this musing on a classic image has a wnderful sense of stillness and change, the richness of being mindful and the fabulous lines "And balloons can be messengers/And women can believe hers." ain't that the truth? The…"
"wow Hakim, what school is he attending? and stop throwing those teachers out the window, dude! I had to bring home the bacon slingin lectures and luaus to 8th graders for years. Dissing public school teachers for teaching best they can is like…"
"yes--a wake me from slumber kind of poem. A ferocious look at the beast from the earth and sea and sky. I like Ms. Waldman more and more. Not an easy poem; not an easy story. Way to keep on keeping on reminding us. Thank you, Margaret. Thank you…"