Laughing, playing together when night is calling, but light still rules the day. Home is glowing, and we are in the garden tinkering, inventing, making, and sharing this twilight time.
We found bamboo on the street, and dragged it home. This was months ago, and we've been debating what to do with all the long, sturdy pieces. Some of the poles became a bean teepee. And the rest, with Alex's skill and imagination, have become a towering fort.
Bamboo. Duct tape. Hemp rope. A ladder. Friends. Everything it takes to make a towering fort. Oh, and a big pillow.
Being a test pilot takes nerve, daring. And a big pillow.