A couple of weeks ago I was asked to think about what childhood means to me.
And then I thought some more.
And then I thought again.
Every answer I came up with sounded incomplete and contrite. “Childhood means splashing in puddles”. Nope, not quite right. “Childhood means wallowing in unconditional love”. Well, sometimes – but it’s not everything about the formative years. “Childhood means….”
I mused on the subject during our week away and I drew a blank.
Until tonight, when I was scrolling through my phone for inspiration. For me, childhood isn’t about one thing. It’s about a whole set of things. Continue reading »