Titirangi Storyteller

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The Scarlet Ibis

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As soon as I saw this scarlet ibis I was reminded of the story by one-hit wonder James Hurst. 7th grade English class. Miss Davis.

I remembered it as longer, more involved, but it couldn’t be more than 1000 words. I read it on line tonight as I was working on this. Apparently they are still teaching it.

Coming upon this scarlet ibis was very exciting. A great little creature – body about the size of a large chicken, entirely absorbed in consuming as much of the local fishies as he could…

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Written by Titirangi Storyteller

15/07/2011 at 2:27 am

7 Responses

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  1. very brilliant piece.

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  2. How are you?
    Welcome join poets rally week 48 today,
    Awesome poetry you have here, keep it up.
    Blessings.
    Hope to see you share.
    simply visit me and make a comment under the post after linking in your entry.
    xoxox

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  3. when you share, you get visited by other participants, the benefits are mutual, bless your weekend.

    hope to see you share and smile.

    love your blog design.

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  4. Don’t remember The Scarlet Ibis. Will have to revisit that one. Cool image.

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    poietes

    23/07/2011 at 9:05 am


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