It was late afternoon and time to attach the sprinkler to the hose. I searched the darkening sky, and I asked Sara (age 10) and Grace (age 12), “Do you think it will rain?” They laughed. Within 10 minutes, the sky had opened, and I crossed another item off the Saturday list.
About Jane Kokernak
Jane teaches in MIT's Writing Across the Curriculum program and lives with her family near Boston. She also writes nonfiction, gardens, makes things, and putters around. Leaf Stitch Word is her personal blog. You're invited to comment on posts or send e-mail to jane dot kokernak @ gmail dot com.
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