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Margaret Noodin- About how we hold up to our grandparents and how we should make them proud.
Margaret Noodin- About two people's connection otters similar to holding hands
This Morning I Pray for My Enemies
Joy Harjo- About describing his enemies by saying they must be worth a fight and they should have a chance to become a friend.
The First Day Without A Mother
Joy Harjo- About a young girl/boy at her mother's grave. She is talking to her "teacher" about her mother's passing.
Introduction to Poetry
Billy Collins- Describing how certain people read poems. Such as a mouse probing it's way around or a water ski floating across the surface.
Billy Collins- About the effect dead people have on us. As they watch us during the day doing mundane activities. And when we close our eyes they imagen that we are thinking about them.
Asked her for a Happy Memory of Her Father, She Recalls Wrigley Field
Beth Ann Fennelly- About a girl's memory of her alcoholic dad at a baseball game with her. And how she feels safe with him.
A Poem From a Father to His Youngest Son
Timothy TB- About a father looking through a video screen at his son, unable to touch him. And feeling that he is living a living death.
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