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Queensland State Archives 1615 Public Instruction Activities at the Teachers Training College the College Council April 1951

By Agriculture And Stock Department, Publicity Branch [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

While looking for some entertaining archival posts, I came across this micro-poem from a year ago:

The Best Instruction

You might receive
an email telling you
such ‘n such.
Don’t worry! Take no action!

May your week include more emails that require less action.

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Books:
In the Ocean: a year of poetry
Emily’s Poems for Modern Boys
Shining in Brightness: Selected Poems, 1999 – 2012

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The illustration is from Our Little Book for Little Folks, a school reader published in 1896 and courtesy of olddesignshop.com, a vintage image treasury.

From the archive, a poem with useful instructions.

The Best Instruction

You might receive
an email telling you
such ‘n such.
Don’t worry! Take no action!


Is this even a poem? I dunno. But it only took you 27 seconds to read, so who cares?

To all my UK readers, I hope you have enjoyed a restful bank holiday Monday. To everyone else, hope it’s been a merry start to the week.

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Books:
Emily’s Poems for Modern Boys
Shining in Brightness