As you read this, I will be heading out with the Fambly and friends to our Hidden Island Redoubt deep in the wilds of Western Washington. Thanks to the miracle of modern communications technology, I can speak to you over this elaborate device called the Interweb. I wrote this piece on Wednesday, uploaded it and told it to publish at midnight on Friday morning. So the machine does the work while I get to go goof off and take a ferry (did I say “ferry”? I’ve said too much already!) to our Hidden Island Redoubt.
I’ve always suspected that a vast amount of our experience of Heaven is mediated to us through playtime rather than Serious Grownup Adult Work time. I came from a family where...READ MORE