By: Ricki Asher
As I step onto the mound, I feel a rush through my body.
I'm nervous, yet calm.
My heart is pounding, but in a good way!
I look behind me,
Everyone in their positions.
I see the sparkle of the morning dew.
I turn back around,
Take a deep breath,
As hard as I can, with all my might!
It doesn't seem to go that fast.
But I don't take that as a failure.
For success is a journey.
And I have become