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Writing 201: Trust

A great post creating awareness on Tourettes Syndrome by a very articulate and poetic parent!

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Writing 201: Trust

Today’s poetry assignment is to write a poem focusing on an element of trust.  If feeling brave to use an acrostic form of poetry and to dabble with an internal rhyme, the description of all of this is written by the Daily Post which you will find at the bottom of this post.

Writing 20: Trust Writing 20: Trust


Zac is the name of my eldest son

and every day for him is so glum

Caged within seems to be the name of the game

Having Tourettes makes life insane

as slowly his twelve year old heart tears with pain

Anger and resentment build up inside

Rebelling at home helps quell the emotional tide

Yearning to just get off this ride.

© Justine Nagaur


Today’s prompt has forced me to face something that I have been meaning to write about for…

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A little bit about moi: I am a mom, a nana, a sister, a woman, a friend, a human being…a youth counsellor, Family Life Educator. I have been working in the helping profession for over 25 years and volunteered in various capacities from youths to seniors. Tournesol is my nom de plume for haiku and other Japanese form poetry here at Tournesoldansunjardin I hope you enjoy reading through my daily waka. I also have another blog "Stop the Stigma" where I may stand on my soapbox now and then and hope it will become a place to drop in and share or comment on issues important to you. In that vein this could be a great way to learn from each other. Namaste!

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