Council Day 181: A vision quest

We had a special council meeting last week to define the priorities for our term on council. During this exercise, we talked about improving our vision statement. I’ve come up with an idea, explained below. I would like your input. Could this work? How can we improve on it? Do you have a better idea? Write a comment here or email me at



September 29, 2014

A little girl in a red polka-dot dress jumped down from the monkey bars and looked at her hands. Pink callouses formed on her palms. She rubbed her hands together to soothe the ache, then climbed up the platform to swing on the bars again. Nothing was going to stop her; she’d waited so long to show the world what she’s great at. (more…)