Election 2016

Political Stance 2016 You may have noticed I’ve been abstaining from political rhetoric, because I so dislike the tone of ranting… I think it hurts all of us, so please keep that in mind when making comments. I have a lot of opinions, and a multitude of friends...

Mermaid Rock Chapter 1

Chapter 1- “The Calm Before” Geeze it’s hot.   Tara dug her feet deeper into the sand finding the cool underneath.  The sun had moved and she could feel the newly exposed skin burning uncomfortably.  She pulled her legs back into the shade of her umbrella and squinted...

Introduction to Winning Presentations

Introduction to Winning Presentations I have spent many years teaching people of all ages, abilities, and disabilities, how to swim.  The first thing I teach them is, not kicking, or arm strokes, … Source: Introduction to Winning...

Introduction to Winning Presentations

 Introduction to Winning Presentations I have spent many years teaching people of all ages, abilities, and disabilities, how to swim.  The first thing I teach them is, not kicking, or arm strokes, or blowing bubbles out of their noses… bubbles come second… I teach...

Aquatic Abuse Issues

Three minutes from the end of practice, one of my wee ones was a searching for a lost nose clip.   Two girls posed, waiting for their cue and for the water to clear of the child.  The clock stampeded towards 11am. We lose the lanes at 11. She surfaced, goggled and...