“The hand is the map—the heart is the guide” from The Secret Language of Birthdays by Gary Goldschneider & Joost Elffers

Johnny Rogers by © Cyndal Lorch

Image by © Cyndal Lorch

An Interview with Johnny

Q. What is the best memory you have from a previous birthday?

A. My hockey birthday party when I was 5.

Q. How about the worst? And why?

A. I don’t have one.

Q. What was the present you’ve received for your birthday that surprised you most?

A. BuzzLightyear and mini sticks

Q. Is there a food or dish that you insist on eating on your birthday?

A. Pasta Shells!

Q. What do you believe is the most important aspect of celebrating a birthday?

A. Being with my family and friends

Q. Do you have any traditions or thing you always do to celebrate a birthday? What is it?

A. We always go out for breakfast.