The Adventure of Kids
August 11, 2022
Squeals and scampering little feet.
Toys you bump into at night and find hidden in your work boots, come morning.
Little forks, little spoons.
A special rock forgotten in the kitchen; an emptied pocket of sand found next to the toilet.
Little hands against your face, a soft kiss.
A wet shoulder from screaming tears when a toe is caught or a step is missed.
A curious noise, a curious silence.
Climbing up a piano or the discovery of a freed diaper and the hot pursuit that follows.
Colorful paintings on the fridge. Missing socks under the bed.
Shoes with no socks and underwear worn on the hea...