Deanna Mascle’s reflective blogging about her teaching practice is a frequent source of inspiration. Here she talks about her oath for teachers of writing, which she writes in the form of a tanka
I am a writer
Because I must write to know
Myself and the world
Writing is lifeblood and itch
Both guiding light and anchorDeanna Mascle. We need an oath for teachers of writers
Write an oath for your daily creative practices in the form of a tanka. Deanna is on Mastodon if you’d like to share it with her.