The Boilerman

I'm boilerman on a 19th century steam train. I'm shoveling coal as fast as I can into the boiler, trying to get the flames red hot in order to produce more steam. The wheels are spinning as fast as they can, and I'm barreling down the tracks. If I look out the window, I'll see … Continue reading The Boilerman

The (Biggest) Littlest Altar Boy

One of my son's favorite books to have read at bedtime is a book called The Littlest Altar Boy by Jenny Oehlman. It's a wonderful and unique children's book that shows how an altar boy serves behind the altar. It is simple and yet personal. The main character, the littlest altar boy, doesn't have robes … Continue reading The (Biggest) Littlest Altar Boy