Monthly archive for ‘ January, 2014 ’

The Shadow of the Lego

28th January 2014 | 2 Comments

“I want boy-Legos, not girl-Legos,” says my redheaded seven-year-old step-daughter. And I am swept into my childhood: into wanting boy-Legos and not girl-Legos, into hating dresses (what if you suddenly need to run or do a cartwheel or climb a tree?), into wanting to play football, not take dance classes, into wanting to be outside, […]