Yard Sale--Choice G

by Julia, 14, from Ohio

You binge-watch two seasons of a stupid cartoon until 3:00, with a break for a sandwich in between seasons. You feel floppy and restless.

The phone rings. It’s your youth pastor. “Riley, the yard sale was today. You said you’d help! I thought I could count on you,” he says sadly.


“Next time, I won’t let you down,” you say, though you can tell he has trouble believing you.


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