IMAGINE ALL THAT IS GOOD IN THE WORLD.
| School Buses by Alex Grant | The mind is a powerful thing. I immerse myself in this thought while watching my 3-year old nephew play pretend over and over, silently singing along to a song he had previously watched . He would imagine the opening of a bus door as it comes to a stop in front of him. He’d imagine himself as the bus driver. He’d then imagine himself as one of the passengers. He had memorized the actions from the video perfectly, and he’d re-enact everything in his own little universe. Oblivious of everything around him, he would live in his own song---aaand not just one song. He has a whole lot of other Little Baby Bum songs that would randomly play in his head...like a childlike kind of Last Song Syndrome that is bound to stick around for quite a while. And then I wonder about what goes on in his head when his imaginative play gets disrupted. How does his imaginary street and bus disappear? How about the other passengers with him? What’s amazing abo