“What You Missed That Day You Were Absent from Fourth Grade”
by Brad Aaron Modlin
— reblogged from Words for the Year (one of my very favorite blogs – heartfelt thanks to Christina for hosting such a beautiful site!).
Mrs. Nelson explained how to stand still and listen to the wind, how to find meaning in pumping gas, how peeling potatoes can be a form of prayer. She took questions on how not to feel lost in the dark. After lunch she distributed worksheets that covered ways to remember your grandfather’s voice. Then the […]
Grace and peace to you and especially to all the Mrs. Nelsons of the world.