Spring cleaning

My contribution to 50 Precious Words. The challenge is self-explanatory, and I got away with only 48.

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“Don’t track dirt in the house,” Mom said.

“Don’t get the floor wet.

Clean up. Shoes off.

Sweep. Mop. Vacuum. Dust.

I know it’s spring and you haven’t been outside in four long months.

But keep it tidy, kid.”

Poor Mom forgets the squish-skwelsh-squwick of brand new mud.

Author: Kate Rowland

I'm a normal human kidlit writer.