Chipmunk’s new goal in life is to be a famous writer/illustrator. He’s very inspired by the Diary of Wimpy Kid, Timmy Failure and Big Nate book series. His interest in writing is pretty great considering a year ago we were concerned about his struggles with writing. It turns out he only struggles when he’s not interested. So that should make the next zillion years of school a lot of fun.
Tonight he said he wrote a bedtime story for his brother. He brought it over to me to preview it.
It reminded me of a Shinzi Katoh print. Aww! I immediately thought about how I want a tattoo of one of his doodles, and I grinned. Would it be this optimistic, surprisingly sweet seal?
“Flip it over,” he said.
“That’s a meteor.”