Colorful crayons rest in their container. Soon they begin to slide out onto the table. What masterpieces will the crayons help create today?
Final 3 Dragon Breaths: 7:18
Colorful Crayons Excerpt:
“I wonder what we’ll help create today.” Soon all the crayons awakened, eager to do their part in creating today’s art.
As the crayons murmured excitedly, one of the kids picked up the box and turned it sideways, gently sliding the crayons out of their bed and onto the table.
“Whee!” Yellow giggled as she tumbled out.
Green laughed as he rolled across the table, only stopped by the pad of paper.
Blue jumped out of the container shouting, “Let’s go!” while Violet held on to the edge of the box, not wanting to leave her comfy bed. It took a little shake for her to leave the warm container, followed by Brown and Black, who had been waiting for Violet so they could join the fun. Now that all the crayons were out, they all took a deep dragon breath, in and out (deep breath) as they waited to see what they would be creating today.
Today’s Meditation: Feel calm and relaxed as you send kind energy to your heart.
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