YAWP. “I sound my barbaric yawp over the roofs of the world” ~Walt Whitman

On our trip to Camp Long this week, we took some to write some poems.  We’ve been reading and writing poetry since our last Camp Long trip, when Asher spontaniously wrote a beautiful poem about nature.  This time we returned to intentionally stand tall and yell our poems to the trees and the leaves and the sun and the wind…

Poetry Slam 2009!

(Thank you Eric for video taping.  Not everone wanted to read aloud, no matter how much we encouraged and some of the video was cut off but we tried to get everyone – we’ll be doing this again though…)