A blog for the book IMPERFECT: a poetry anthology for middle schoolers about mistakes
How can we make the most of useful mistakes and do our best to fix the ones that need fixing? Poetry can help us figure it out.
The muses are ghosts, and sometimes they come uninvited.
~ Stephen King
If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.
~ Steve Jobs
We never do anything well 'till we cease to think about the manner of doing it.
~ William Hazlitt
Keep sending good out into the world, no matter what! Someone hungers for the good you have to offer.
~ Nikki Grimes
What do we have that we can have faith in? Well, we can have an
understanding of yesterday, we can have a plan for today and we can have
hope for forever, and that’s it.
~ Tom Hanks