If this can happen

boy.jpgAs the streetcar whipped past this boy in a car on the side of Edgewood Avenue in downtown Atlanta, I saw him press his face against the car window to watch, and it all snapped clear to me. This is why we try positive forward-thinking things that may fail short-term. This is why we create technologies or systems that sometimes don’t work as promised or fall short of projections. This is why we dream, and work to make dreams reality. So that a child can watch and say, “If this can happen, what else is possible? And how can I be part of it?”