Beautiful, brave, buoyant boy.
Floating, cutting, slicing through the blue waves.
Clouds above us, feet in sand.
You toddle beside me clutching my hand.
Bucket sloshes with
Watch in wonder, listen with care.
As its teachings this world lays bare.
Run, skip, jump,
A new name has been added to the list.
So Father Christmas knows that you exist.
The elves spelt
The importance of play may never be overstated.
It's status in child development so