The One Thing

A Team for Channeling Ideas

Sometimes, I have more ideas streaming through my head than I know how to channel. I would really love to be on a team where we brainstorm and arrive at a finished product. Like today, an idea for animals that live at the zoo, but are not zoo animals, was bounced off me. “John, you like writing, what would you do with this?” Oh, how fun. A kids’ books or a comic strip or cartoon. The juxtaposition of free animals versus the ones locked up just seems comical. I shared the idea with a coworker- yes, I really am a flibbertigibbet, and she inspired my first…