ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

I Choose

A sonnet

photo by William J Spirdione

Remember High School Junior’s English class,
The open-concept classrooms with chalkboards,
The teacher’s finger points over our backs,
Old man crooked like, twisting to the floor.

A grumbling, trembling, old man’s voice bellows,
“There are no chains on you,” points, “there’s the door,”
“No door,” I laughed, my voice starts to…

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William J Spirdione

William J Spirdione

William J Spirdione is a poet who writes sonnets and more about nature and the humans within it.