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.
Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.
On Earth Day, and every day, be kind. --DM
There is an uncanny resemblance between our behavior toward each other and our behavior toward the earth.
~ Wendell Berry
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.
~ Winston Churchill
To the ant, a few drops of rain is a flood.
~ Japanese proverb
The ultimate result of shielding me from the effects of folly is to fill the world with fools.
~ Herbert Spencer