Tribute to a Father

It's my Father's birthday today, August 24, 2017.  He would have been 88.  He passed away 8 years ago on June 17, 2009.  There is not a day that goes by that I don't think of him.  I was encouraged by a writer friend ( to submit the story of my Father's experience of an … Continue reading Tribute to a Father

The Tail of a Whale

Some folks may surmise that I am getting ready to offer up an exaggerated whale of a tale, but I seriously wish to recite a tale about the tail of a whale. Climbing to the top of a Pacific coast bluff on a late Friday afternoon, undeterred by winds picking up, I focused my sights … Continue reading The Tail of a Whale