Chalk It Up

2 April 2020 – Chalk it up.

Not to experience, as it happens…

but to the pandemic.

Schools are closed, children at home, and all that energy needs outlets.

Result? A boom in kiddy sidewalk art.

Solo-walking in my neighbourhood, and I’m right at the street corner. Arrows tempt me in both directions.

Veer left …

to walk — or hop — an entire block of hopscotch grids, end-to-end.

Or veer right …

to dance through fantasy flowers and assorted other explosions of colour.

I dance with the flowers, and pick this blossom just for you.

Keep safe. Even as we isolate physically, we can draw closer socially.

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  1. Those sidewalk drawings are great. 🙂

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  2. Creativity blossoms everywhere in this time of plague. Stay healthy!

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  3. susan Corbin

     /  3 April 2020

    Thank you!xo

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  4. Keep the spirit, Penny! 😉

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