• Creativity,  Life Lately

    A break in routine

    This is the first time in nine years that John and I are not spending the week before Memorial Day in Knoxville, Tennessee, volunteering as Destination Imagination Global Finals Appraisers. Although there are more than 500 volunteers needed for this international competition that will host 1,413 teams this year, Destination Imagination, Inc. has a pool of more than 38,000 volunteers from which to choose. The program rotates veteran volunteers every year with newbies, and this year it was our turn to be wait-listed. As things turned out, this was a blessing in disguise because John started a new job. It’s a strange feeling, but I suspect it’s the beginning of…