Mark Hiskes teaches English at Holland Christian High School in Holland, Michigan.
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A Poem for Grieving Teachers
A high school shooting. 17 dead.
Angry white man. Assault rifle.
Broken community. Candle-lit vigils.
Grief. Rage. Hearts. Crosses.
Reading Ayn Rand at the Hospital
About love she was all wrong, / the old capitalist, patron saint / of the self-made rich. How well / she misunderstood the paradox deep / as mothers’ grief: