summer camp

2014 June

I believe in you. I love you. I am here.

2017-07-19T01:02:54-04:00June 27th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

They don’t say it in schools in Ontario anymore, of course, but in the day, they did, we all did, day after day, year after year, right alongside the playing of God Save the Queen, the prayer that is The Prayer, the one that is called the Lord’s Prayer. By the time I finished my [...]

2013 July

Children and hope at one crossroads or another

2017-01-31T23:16:45-04:00July 2nd, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

She’s a scholar of the Old Testament and her reading glasses sit on her nose, and then she takes them off, and then they’re on again, and she’s talking about hope and my son Jonathan is here in the group of adults because he has asked if can stay. The rest of the seven-year-olds, known [...]