June 30, 1997
The following story was written by Claudine Taras, a learner at Frontier College in Toronto, Ontario.
My name is Claudine
I am writing a story from my life.
It was in August last year. It was a very warm day,
so I went for a walk at the lake.
The sky was so blue and the sun so brilliant.
The grass was like a green carpet decorated with
beautiful colourful flowers. There were people
swimming in the water and children playing on the
sand. Some people were feeding different birds.
Passing a few houses on the beach I saw in one
backyard a cat playing with a ball and a dog barking
It was the time to go home. This is the end of
[This poem was taken with permission from "Reflections From Inside", a collection of learners' stories published by Frontier College].