In which a 38-year old Hoosier New Yorker (and at long-last accordion owner) marvels at the instantaneous developmental miracle that allows a 3-thumbed 5-year-old to read, write and ask 5 million clarification questions and a 2-year-old Brooklyn blondie thinks he can nurse because he's never had a haircut.
EVI #19 brings us more of Ayunís excellent one-liners, and insights on life as a parent. This issue leads us through such nuggets of parenting life as attending the NYC Peace March en famille in sub-zero weather, taking part in the G.I. Joe Easter Basket protest, watching freaky marionettes standing with their booties out, and the flood of memories unleashed on Ayun whilst watching Paul Newman perform in Our Town. -Gaynor Taylor, XEROGRAPHY DEBT #12