Mighty Earthling is about magic. Not hocus pocus or Disney-like magic, but the real, regular and natural kind – the kind that makes baby seahorses, falling stars, and spider webs.
Kids are feeling machines, literally. Everything in their bodies is attuned to developing their five senses first, giving them superhuman powers of perception. Their feelings, good or bad, become embedded in their cells. As we get older we feel less, think more.
If she can look forward every year to that precious and exhilarating feeling of aliveness experienced in this wide expanse of Nature and earth and sky she will love these things as she loves herself. Because they are her. They are us. Magic is real.