Author Mary Karr on being a child (thanks @Bennettmadison )

February 24, 2010 at 4:56 pm Leave a comment

A kid has no control. You’re three feet tall, flat broke, unemployed, and illiterate. Terror snaps you awake. You pay keen attention. People can just pick you up and move you and put you down.

From The Paris Review

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Entry filed under: Education & Children's Services.

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