“Are you going to write about this?” Sometimes, students ask me this question. They know I often write for the school’s blog, and they know I’m constantly on the watch for inspiration. But, so help me, I had never been asked the question while hiking up a mountain and worrying about whether I was letting the kids literally lead us down the wrong path.
"It begins with a whisper on the eve of Mountain Day. Seniors are secretly told that the next day will be Mountain Day and they busily (but quietly!) begin planning for the big day! Big sisters prepare to wake their Little Sisters the next morning to break the news!