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What Is Your Superpower?

An age-old question with a surprising answer.

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My son asked me this morning, “If you had a superpower, what would it be?” He said he thought I would choose flight, but no. I’m afraid of heights so that would not be it. I told him I’d give it some thought.

Sometimes I would pose this question to my students as a bellringer writing topic and while some had predictable answers, others were really…



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Pat Austin Becker

Consumer of life, ELA teacher, Louisiana ambassador, avid reader. Author of Cane River Bohemia: Cammie Henry and her Circle at Melrose Plantation (LSU Press).