Tagged: evaluation

nine times out of

nine times out of
ten, we approach each
other without knowing
the mettle of which
we are made. even
after years of testing
one another,
acknowledging as many
variables as our hearts
can hold, we will stumble
upon the end of
things and realize
that we failed to detect
the significance of one or
more properties,
overlooked the
hard spots that
we thought were
holding us together
.
20160815:1259
y

the state of the

the state of the
union is a self-
appraisal, an end
of the year
balancing
act between
tooting your own
horn and seeking
support. not
everyone can
be as colorful,
but we all agree,
the state of the union
must be strong
.
20160113:0508
y

death prepares for death

death prepares for death
mostly dry-eyed, perhaps with
a bit of glimmer –

it’s best to keep your cool in
the face of scathing surveys
.
20140930:2357
y

we gather behind

we gather behind
standardized tests
because there is
nothing that fills
in the bubble
so completely
.
20140306:2234
y