Jun 29

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Give me the muddied boots

The tongue-tied stars

the trembling lips and skin-split wounds

Give me false starts

stuttered steps

and dreams beyond wishing

Do not hide my failures

I have hurt us — let me feel it

and forgive

With this I will do the hard work of hope





I am an intervention coordinator at a large Title 1 middle school. I care deeply about people and I like to find solutions if I can. Life is hard. Let's be kind