One Tiny Town

The girls worked for a hours today on a creation so consuming they couldn’t remember whose idea it was: a tiny town. This project is the satisfying stuff of summer days, with time and outdoor space sufficient to spread out with cardboard and scissors, markers, tape, and framing nails.

Dr. Spock – whatever his flaws might have been – never put down children’s play. Our Vermont world is up one small town today, and better off for its creation.

Flight requires defiance of gravity and is really, when you think about it, a bold act.

– Elizabeth J. Church, The Atomic Weight of Birds


July, Woodbury, Vermont


About Brett Ann Stanciu

A writer and sugarmaker, Brett Ann lives with her two daughters in stony soil Vermont. Her novel HIDDEN VIEW was published by Green Writers Press in the fall of 2015. Let my writing speak for itself.
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2 Responses to One Tiny Town

  1. Mary McGrath says:

    How delightful! And very creative.

  2. I have a sense this is a long-term project 🙂

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