Tag Archives: Kids

I’d Like To Be Where Other People Are Not

I said this once. To people. Potential new friends, and a few existing good ones. I don’t know if anyone took offense. But one person in particular was so impressed with me that we spent years of our lives together … Continue reading

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Part of the Train to Venice

Last night at bedtime we flipped through the book Trains: An Illustrated History From Steam Locomotives to High-Speed Rail.  Once you’ve looked at the 300-some pages of photos and drawings 300-some times, you begin to dig deep for entertainment. For yourself. … Continue reading

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Harsh Truths

The Child and the Swedelock were watching some “Bill Nye the Science Guy” together. I hear: The Child: Daddy, what’s that sound? The Swedelock: It’s a sound effect. Child: What’s it for? SL: Sometimes sound effects are used in an … Continue reading

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Quotes From The Child

In the past week, The Child has shared quite a few gems. “Reading” to himself: I get sick sometimes. But I’m just a D, and I do all sorts of crazy things. A little boy plays with trains. And he … Continue reading

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