A sense of accomplishment

We sat around the campfire, our shadows dancing in the trees circling the clearing. Above us the stars shown brightly, drawing the constellations and whirling them slowly in a cosmic dance. We were quiet, an uncommon thing for young pre-teens but we were caught in the drama of the moment. There was a bit of […]

A World Of Their Own

I sat there quietly, the wind totally out of my sails. My friend and I were watching television and they commented negatively about the show. I agreed with the observation and then added one of my own. My comment immediately met with dismissal. I stayed quiet for a moment and then spoke up. “So, how […]