The older I get the more I realize that there are things I like in the world and things I donít like. Iíve lived in 5 countries (Canada, U.S., Australia, Germany and Scotland) and have visited 24 others (at
last count) so Iíve got a lot of perspective.
I started thinking about all of the things I thought would be good to pull together and start a new country.
The more I thought about it, the more items I added to the list. Eventually the list got long enough that I decided to write it down - so here it is! Note that this is obviously a fantasy and in my fantasy I can have missing pieces and even contradictions - if you donít like it, start your own country! Some things are ďbigĒ items, some are just my personal hot buttons. If it causes healthy debate, than Iíve done my job. So here goes...