Kids, Swamps, and Beavers

I’m excited  to say I   have an essay at the Brain, Child  blog.   Take a look or read some of the other very fine essays there. Finding the Center

The Edge of Everything

I go to the woods, the forest, the place where trees grow.    I go there to find the leaves of maple trees.  The trees are tightly spaced, and the leaves packed between the tangled tree roots.  What should I do with that?  Make a metaphor?  Pretend I know what I’m talking about? I go to the maples,…