“treasure island” at the arden

NO we did not finish reading it aloud before seeing the play. But I think it’s for the better. They loved this so much it will bring new life and perspective to the end of the book for them. And those hours are so precious to us as a family. At least someone should like…

marvel: SPRING BREAK EDITION

it was pretty amazing. i caught the fever. this really kinda killed me: naturally, a favorite… thanks to chris and bruce for making the first day of spring break a big colorful fun one! not all heroes wear capes but i think most of them wear antiperspirant.

one day you’re on a very pitched roof,

The next you’re the back half of a giant tardigrade. We’re having a semi-spring break week or two — because we never really take breaks, even at Christmas — and these are two kids looking for the extra hunkering down of Home. So reading out loud, rockstars-in-our-living-room YouTube time, getting a pizza or Popeye’s… and…

testing testing… our mojo

This afternoon right before Chris and Bruce came to hang out we we shot this video (during which I talked), and then the separate mp4 file to use as a voice over. We wanted to make sure we could do a voice-over manually, as it could be necessary in a project we are going to…

asperger’s are us/murder in the house

Another Friday night of echoing isolation — packed like sardines in Keren’s car, with our friend Mike too on the way back — to see our friends Asperger’s Are Us perform at PhilaMOCA. C and B can NOT use this event for their special PhilaMOCA-themed memoir “ And We Were The Only Kids There”, because…

climate change school walk-out

We “walked out” in the sense that Meg came by in a Lyft and we got in. Up at Dilworth Plaza, we ran into two School of Rock kids, and a kid they knew from LARPing/Fringe Festival, so B and C were convinced they were at a legitimate happening. They had watched Greta Thunberg’s TED…