July 11, 2009
My mom introduced me to the Harry Potter series. I read her copies of many of the books and once I caught up to her, we had to buy two copies of each book as it came out. We would sit around in VT reading during the summer. Because my mom read faster than I did, she would have to wait around to be able to discuss key plot points. She delighted in watching me theorize, and liked to tease me saying, “I don’t know, maybe that’s what will happen...”
July 11, 2015
What strikes me about this post is not so much the subject, but the interaction that the subject sparked between me and my mom. I realized I really miss her teasing. It was never malicious and always came from a place of playful joy. Maybe that's why I enjoy teasing and getting teased so much.
I completed this photo project from May 2009 to May 2010. Six years later, I'm reposting the series with additional thoughts. Here's what I wrote about it when I started.