SHE considered the bad year as the last child left her

bus.

 

The child turned, smiled. “Thank you. See you

tomorrow?”

 

Indecision. Revelation. Smile.

 

“Yes.”

Dan Burns is the author of the short story collection, No Turning Back, and the novel, Recalled to Life. In addition to writing novels, short stories, and poetry, he also writes screenplays for the big screen. His forthcoming mystery novel, A Fine Line, is set in his hometown of Chicago. www.danburnsauthor.com.

HOPE

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