Same way, different faces

Today’s walk brought meetings with three new people. Firstly, while waiting for a train to cross, two young boys caught up with me and started chatting. Within seconds, I’d learned that they were new to the area, one was grade 5, the other grade 3 and they...

Another milestone

For a long time, my first readers were my children. When they were quite young, they were happy just to hear the story, and reading it out loud was a good way for me to spot problems. Then as they grew, they’d offer first reader feedback, like ‘that...