Refusing to Fall

As I walked from Seattle Pacific University to a nearby coffee shop in the pouring rain, I stopped and rummaged through my bag for my camera so I could capture this.

Somebody should write a children’s book about this leaf, which found a way to prolong its fall, so it could dance and dance in celebration of this incredible rain. …

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