A Teacher Who Influenced My Writing

She also made us create a poem book. Not only did we have to write the poems (they were famous poems like “Fog”, “The Raggedy Man”, “The Highwayman”, and my favorite “If”) but we also had to illustrate them.
I had got a chemistry set for Christmas, so I mixed up some chemicals and made water colors for mine. My art work wasn’t pretty but the colors were! I received a 95 for my efforts. What was funny that I have a sister, Linda, that is a year younger than me, so in the eighth grade, she had to do a poem book.
Well, Linda wasn’t into the academic part of school, just the social part. She got my poem book, changed the cover (not the contents written and illustrated by me) and turned it in as her work. Of course Mrs. harrison recognized my handwriting so Linda was in trouble.
Later, in 1987, I went by to see Mrs. Harrison. She was old and fragile then. I thanked her for being a positive influence on my writing and then prayed for her. She is gone on now, but will always live in my memories.

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