Gregory Lusted absolutely marvelous! I hope as she gets into her older years you will give her the anthology of her youthful wisdom. hehe

I normally try to avoid plastering my proud writing materials in other writers feeds. This time, it feels totally appropriate given the time that has passed since you first posted this and because clearly you enjoy the musings of unfiltered kid minds. Please be my hero and read a quick conversation I had with my boy when he was only five.

His skill in negotiations was alarming, then and now — several years later.

It would make my day if you read this.

I am a Mom. I was once a widow. I am a guitar player. I am a poet. I love humans. I am a ferocious protector of small children, elderly people and animals.