Sunday, June 7, 2009
The Games We Played
A pleasing collection of reminiscences of childhood games from a bunch of famous people. It was nice how many of them are about the same things, and how childhood games don't seem to change much. Here's the formula: games that kids make up themselves, play only when parents aren't around, and involve an element of danger. I don't know why that's the formula, but it is, and there's magic in it.