Inspired by a Child

Learning about life through the eyes of a child

What Was I Scared Of? is from the book, The Sneetches and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss.  In this this short story the narrator is afraid of the green pants.  Sounds totally silly right?  Of course, who’s really afraid of green pants?   The narrator eventually realizes that the pants were also scared of him. This [...]

Do you remember this story, The Zax, about compromise from The Sneetches and Other Stories by Dr. Seuss? How many times have you come to an impasse with someone or something that just really didn’t make any sense?  The original thing you were fighting for became secondary.  What was it you were even in an [...]