By Allison Cooper. Image via iStock.
I can remember the scream as if it is a movie that plays in my memory. The piercing shrill that filled our tiny apartment as my son recalled an image that startled him from a Minecraft YouTube video he had watched earlier in the day.
No matter how much you try to protect your child, you never know what will be that “thing” in the world that turns into a huge fear for them. We rushed to his side, consoled him until he finally fell asleep, but this turned out to be much more than a one-time occurrence.