The First, Last and Only

It’s that time of year, when schools re-open and class reunions occur all the time.  It’s been many decades since I graduated, but there are moments that are special and unforgettable.  My senior prom was one of those special occasions.  After all, it was my first...

Surf’s Up

Long ago, before the advent of “surfing the World Wide Web,” when someone referred to “surfing,” you knew they meant water and waves.  I grew up in the era of Beach Party movies, so when my dad surprised me with a graduation present to Hawaii, my mind instantly turned...