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Storytime with Hop and Bun, the Imaginary Bunnies

“Tell me a Hop and Bun story,” Sprout says, his pants around his ankles as he’s sitting on the toilet. Perched on the side of the bathtub, I look off into the distance, as if I can pluck an idea … Continue reading

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Songs to Grow Up With: A Manifesto on Puff the Magic Dragon

I sort of hate Puff the Magic Dragon. Unlike other children’s songs, my dislike of it isn’t because it features an annoying melody or inane lyrics – folk is one of my favorite genres and Peter, Paul and Mary are … Continue reading

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