affected but unflinching

I have described our son, Baker, as a “big feeler” for as long as I can remember.  When he was little, this looked mostly like intense frustration when he couldn’t turn the page of a book or get the blocks to stack high enough.  But as he’s gotten older it looks more like reliving the day’s events right alongside of him.  He played flag football this year and it has been a bright spot during a strange season as we lined the chain link fences on warm fall nights, cheering… Continue reading affected but unflinching