500 Club (9/1)

This Thursday marks the end of summer for a lot of us. Our children are back in school. The coming Labor Day weekend sends the barbecue industry soaring. Here in the desert the temperature dips from a scorching 115 to a mere blistering 110.

Good times.

So let’s put pen to paper, so to speak, and write about it in today’s prompts.

First the rules:

  1. Write 500 words based on one of the two prompts below.
  2. Post it to your blog. No blog? Paste it in the text box in the side widget, conveniently labeled “500 Club”.
  3. Give us a small taste in the comments below along with a link to the full text.

On to the prompts:

1. Relief in Change: In 500 words, show the relief that is found in a change in the environment. A change in weather, graduation, release from captivity, day to night, the change is up to you. 

2. Finish this opener: Life was different in Oppoton County. For one, kids didn’t go back to school. School came back for them…