Last year I wrote about my father. I wanted to write something this year about my mother, but none of my stories could demonstrate some of the important ways she has been my mom, so I made a list of these important things instead.
We are making men and women out of babies. I know that’s eventually the point, but we’re doing it entirely too fast. What is worse, our society rushes us out of childhood only to spend the rest of our lives convincing us that we’re too old. Where’s the love?
GROWING UP WAY TOO FAST
This will be my brief attempt at justifying a lamentation of the loss of childhood in our culture. Read more “Growing Up Way Too Fast (Getting Age Wrong Part 1)”