How not to be a boring grown-up

IMG_2154“Wanna play tag?” DJ asked me.

“Sure–you better run!”

I let my 10-year-old foster brother get a head start across a pristine expanse of lawn. Then I dashed after him, feeling the cool grass brush my bare feet, sucking in summer air, and letting my hair stream out behind me. I surged closer to him, reached out, made contact, and we both toppled over, grinning and breathing hard.

Wow, I thought. I forgot how much fun it is to run as fast as I can.

Read the rest over at RELEVANT Magazine’s website, and enjoy!

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