(Day 12 Writing Assignment: Today, write a post with roots in a real-world conversation. Take a cue from something you’ve overheard and write a post inspired by a real-life conversation.)
This assignment reminds me of a post I’ve written over a month ago about a conversation with Kate. She had just ended the school year and was more than ready to kick off her summer break with a list of activities. She asked me a question that I found amusingly ironic and unforgettable.
“Mom, what places are we going to for our impromptu trips this summer?”