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The Carmageddon Insight: Re-discovering Vibrancy with a Vibrant Mindset

Vibrancy might just arise from taking time to "rediscover" what vibrancy our communities already have. The Carmageddon (the name for the anticipated closure of the 405 freeway in Los Angeles) became an opportunity to rediscover vibrancy in LA.

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Imagine your commute to work.  Imagine your commute to see friends or family.  Imagine your commute to go shopping, or out to dinner.  What would you do if your paths were suddenly shut down?

Anthony Zolezzi shared his take on the "Carmageddon":

http://zcause.wordpress.com/2011/07/15/carmageddon-a-wonderful-opportunity-for-rediscovering-our-own-neighborhoods/

His positive spin on a major frustration teaches us a few things:
1) Vibrancy is already present in our community.
2) Changing our path/routine can help us see things afresh.
3) Vibrancy just might be a mindset we choose.

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