National Day on Writing
Because too quickly, the calendar becomes a collection of crossed-out boxes and a full month has vanished. Because today, we listened to our bodies, and doled out the perfect remedy – rest. Because rain pooled on the glass top of our patio table, while they sat side-by-side, reading. I write to remember.
With modified schedules due to state testing, the end of the first quarter on the horizon, the anticipation the first school dance next week, the expected sugar-buzz of Halloween and the promise of no school the day after – today’s celebration of the National Day on Writing was the perfect opportunity to celebrate the often […]