lame ducks can still be heard squawking

grateful for the slice

join us in slicing about life

some really believe

that if

Barack doesn’t get it done


it won’t get done.

they say that he is a

Lame Duck and that

after only one year in this second term

his power to

change will be crippled.

I am a poor, old

Lame Duck too….

some look at me and ask

me tenderly about my


but I know they are thinking

and thinking that

this Lame Duck


float down the

Sunset River…soon

not realizing that Lame Ducks

still can squawk

Loudly, Ferociously, Indignantly

when they know

danger is lurking

around the river bend,

her chicks will follow and still

there is this imprint

and after all, some lame ducks have been even known to stick around for a season or so.


About Nanc

lifelong teacher who is semi-retired (does this sound better?) who loves God, family and laughing... who hates social injustice... who wants to write every day... who needs to exercise every day... who blog hops... who wants to live her everyday life led by her savior, Jesus Christ!

8 responses »

  1. You, my friend, are NOT a lame duck! You are an inspiring, motivating, and loving educator. Keep doing what you’ve been doing because you continue to make a difference in all the lives you touch. Love you, Nanc!

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