My elder son, the Hollywood film and television actor Maxwell Caulfield, responded in delightful fashion to my appeal for material for my new book "Pears Word Games" (reviewed elsewhere in this issue). His happy childhood memories of shelling peas with my father (whom he called Gramps) inspired the invention of two games based upon the concept of transaddition: Shelling Peas and Gramps.
"Shelling Peas with Gramps,"
Word Ways: Vol. 23
, Article 14.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol23/iss3/14