Songs of the Serious Animals
It's Sunday, so gather round your family and enjoy the new Cosmopolitan Globalist for Children.
From Claire—From the email you’ve sent me since we published my father’s book reviews, it seems some of you fear my father is a forbidding figure.
Nothing could be further from the truth. Since it’s Sunday, I thought I’d show you.
My father wrote these poems to amuse us when we were kids. I’ve illustrated one for you:
Would you like to read more? I’ve put a few behind the paywall. They aren’t illustrated yet, but they’re charming, wholly innocent, safe for work, and suitable any family occasion, including—especially including—long road trips punctuated repeatedly by the question, “Are we there yet?”
Please try your hand at illustrating them, if you’re feeling creative. Let’s have a contest: The winner will receive a bound, signed collection of these verses—and a signed volume of any other book by David Berlinski that would tickle your fancy.