Every Morning

Sophia Russell of South Dakota

Courtesy of Sophia Russell

Sophia Russell of South Dakota

Onicka Darham, Staff writer

Every morning

the sunlight hits my eyes

opening them to the new day.

Every morning

I look to my screen

to see my angel still asleep.

Every morning

I lay there admiring her

waiting for her eyes to open.

Every morning

I wake up content and happy

knowing one day, I’ll see her in person.