June 25, 2017

Three Children Inosanto Academy

written by Nalani Reish

Three kali sticks
Solid, straight, new bamboo
Black tee shirts
Gold lettering, triangle, symbols
Inosanto Academy

Strong, competent martial artists
Adjusting self talent to basics
Inspiring instructors
Mentors
Inosanto Academy

Clacking sticks, joyful voices
Warm eyes, gentle corrections
Laughing acceptance, patience.
Trust, confidence blends
Inosanto Academy

Awareness
Respect for self, others
Steady, strong responses
Muscle, reflex, mind, temperament, character
Inosanto Academy

Three children, grown
Mature, responsible, productive
Lifetime teachers, friends
Memories
Inosanto Academy

Three kali sticks
Frayed, bowed, pulpy
Fibrous, sharp, splayed
Precious
Inosanto Academy