I listened as a teacher jingled the bell, and
watched as kids filed into two lines at the stairs,
flushed from their much-needed outdoor play.
The gift of sunshine, of rising temperatures,
and promises of once again spending hours outside
was water to my dry soul.
This post was written as part of a monthly challenge sponsored by Two Writing Teachers, to encourage writing and community.
The goal is to write a Slice of Life entry each day throughout the month of March.