Post more comments
Want a gift card for being active Forum member? Post comments and win $25 gift card every week.
Rules:
PoemHunter.com will be giving away Amazon.com gift cards (worth $75 in total) every week to first three members ($25 each) who participate most in our forum discussions. You just have to post comments on forum pages, poet pages or poem pages anywhere inside PoemHunter.com
Comments posted needs to be in different pages. Posting more than 1 comment on the same page will only be counted once.
Members can not post comments without being logged in.
PoemHunter.com has the right to cancel or edit this contest.
PoemHunter.com has a right to disqualify or ban member(s) without providing any type of reason, belief or proof in regards to any type of illegal activity or fraud.

Ephraim Tshilo

(1990-04-10 / Madibogo North West)

Sometimes Teachers Cry


Students are lazy to learn and you won't see it on the aprons they wear
For if clothes were to speak voices would be banned
And our ears grow longer with desperation of what is true
We speak but it seems our word is not taken
So as teachers we cry out loud with believe that transformation is the key to their success
Yet the patience we have can't carry us through to see graduations" they remain on the same address
Our fingers are crossed that their attitude is about to take a different direction but every year we experience the same mess

Submitted: Friday, December 28, 2012
Edited: Friday, December 28, 2012

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Sometimes Teachers Cry by Ephraim Tshilo )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Open Windows, Lilly Emery
  2. The Captor Paragon, johnny case
  3. The Melody Of The Wind, Dennis Lange
  4. Lesbian Bisexuals, Richard Thripp
  5. MAN WHO WALKED ON WATER, Colin Ian Jeffery
  6. Love and Tears, Beach Girl
  7. Till Now, Cheryl Griffith
  8. shamely departed, kyvin nash
  9. THEIR SMART MISSILES ARE NOT SMARTER THA.., MOHAMMAD SKATI
  10. Black Orchid, Beach Girl

Poem of the Day

poet George Gordon Byron

I speak not, I trace not, I breathe not thy name;
There is grief in the sound, there is guilt in the fame;
But the tear that now burns on my cheek may impart
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]