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May 4, 2018

STAAR Testing

By: Laura Rice

Some students in Texas are taking the state’s standardized tests. That was the inspiration for this Typewriter Rodeo poem.


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July 30, 2021

We

Our personal choices often have impacts beyond our personal lives. How do we find balance and how has a pandemic heightened all of this? That was the inspiration for this Typewriter Rodeo poem.

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July 23, 2021

Living The… Pants?

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every part of our lives -- including our nightmares. Now that some sectors of the world continue to open up, many are finding the details of those nightmares are shifting. That was the inspiration for this Typewriter Rodeo Poem.

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July 16, 2021

The Rainiest July

The final totals aren't yet in but, for many Texans, this July has certainly felt a lot wetter than usual. In some cases and in some areas, the weather has been quite severe. That was the inspiration for this Typewriter Rodeo poem.

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July 9, 2021

Unfortunate Discovery

For some people, it's snakes. For others, it's spiders. In Texas, we have both -- in large sizes and quantities. Consider the tarantula. Yes, it's harmless. But try telling that to some! That was the inspiration of this Typewriter Rodeo poem.

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July 2, 2021

Mixtape

This Typewriter Rodeo poem harkens back to a time when putting together a collection of songs took a lot of work -- and was really something special.

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June 25, 2021

Summer Trips

Fewer pandemic restrictions on travel mean more Texans are hitting the roads or the skies this summer. Whether it's a trip to see family or to get away from them -- this Typewriter Rodeo poem suggests it's a different way to rediscover ourselves and one another.

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