"Sacrifice" It was all I could do not to imagine what it would be like to feel a single cool droplet of water trail down my throat. I could only swallow the build up of saliva in my mouth to keep my insides from drying up. I bet if someone looked close enough, they might… Continue reading Summer Theme #7
"Sundays" Sundays don't exist on summer vacation. Sunday symbolizes the last day of freedom before you resume your regular week of responsibilities. Sunday is the day you spend thinking about all the things you have to do before tomorrow. Sunday is the day you spend fretting over having to go back on Monday. In summer,… Continue reading Summer Theme #6
"Drip, Drop" Drip, Drop, Slide, Plop. Swing, Fly, Jump, Flop. Drip, Drop, Mix, Chop. Poke, Bite, Squeeze, Pop!
"First Step Into Summer" Summer has always scared me. It's bright and loud and busy. It's inclusive and takes so much energy. Getting up in the morning is a chore. Getting up just to feel the mid-day heat at nine o'clock in the morning. Getting up to have eight people badgering to go to the beach,… Continue reading Summer Theme #4
"I Am Life Itself" I am life itself. Everything there is. Everyday I give it all, Which is quite a bit to give. For the most part people love me. I'm still not quite sure why. My best friend Rain is pretty too, But they only want clear skies. I know I serve a purpose,… Continue reading Summer Theme #3
"You Were My Favourite Season" You made my skin tingle like the cool grass between my bare toes. Your eyes shone like the sun at dawn, full of optimism and hope. Your hair flowed like the creek by my house we used to swim in when we were young. Your skin tanned as toasted coconut… Continue reading Summer Theme #2
"Cheers" Cheers to the sun, The sweat that runs, From having fun with you. Cheers to the sky, The birds that fly, So high and far away. Cheers to the grass, We laid on last, Smooth like glass but soft. And cheers to the days, With sadness unphased, Replaced with amazement of this. Cheers to… Continue reading Summer Theme #1