Slow (Day 118)

People often assume that because I swim every day I must be a good swimmer. I am not. I am a slow swimmer with passable form. I can’t remember taking swimming lessons, though I’m sure that I did. I spent lots of time in pools, lakes, and the ocean growing up and it seems like… Read More Slow (Day 118)

Pelicans (Day 110)

It was a spectacular morning. Colleen joined me again and as we swam out the sun rose behind us in pinks and purples and grays and golds, the clouds shaded and highlighted in changing colors as the morning progressed; the water a tangle of light. In front of us, a group of California brown pelicans… Read More Pelicans (Day 110)