Summer Refrain

By Sara Spock

sprinkler soaks a sun-
drenched lawn while muddy feet squish
blades between their toes

eyes sparkle through paths
of forest shade while grubby
fingers reach for slugs

ice cream melts down a
dimpled chin while sugar highs
crash through toddler brains

~Sara Spock is a Mom, Wife, Penn State Graduate, Substitute Teacher, Freelance Writer, and Chocolate Addict.  When she’s not reveling in the summer-time highs and lows, Sara can be found over at The Hero Complex where she tries to save the world, one. recipe. at. a. time.

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