All in Life
I remember one assignment in particular. We were told to write about something that turned out nothing like we expected. I had an easy time coming up with my idea.
The summer of 2017 turned out nothing like I expected or planned as much of our lives come to be. There had been so many forces conspiring for most of my life which culminated in this most surprising season.
We very slowly hiked down to the dock at dusk with a flashlight. The clouds over the lake were tinged pink from the setting sun.