I am a writer. A designer. An Athlete.

People change, and so do blogs

People change, and so do blogs

I am mildly compelled to explain my long writing hiatus, but let’s just say: I’ve been busy and move on. This is where I’m at today:

Sharks in the Water (part 2)

Sharks in the Water (part 2)

Posted by: on Oct 14, 2011 | 5 Comments

photo by Scott Braun

We take a break for lunch. A Clif bar, a coconut water and the world’s best BLT later, and I’m back in the water. Not quite as glassy as dawn patrol, but still thumping.

Sharks in the Water

Sharks in the Water

Posted by: on Oct 12, 2011 | 9 Comments

photo by scott braun

I’m writing this in my underwear with sand still in my hair. My fin sliced a tiny chunk out of my middle finger yesterday and it hurts as I type, but I love it. I love every exhausted moment of my life. Yesterday, we drove

The Ocean is Magic
In Surf

The Ocean is Magic

Posted by: on Sep 21, 2011 | 8 Comments

There was a time when public knowledge of autism was confined to Dustin Hoffman’s performance in Rain Man. Unfortunately times have changed, autism is the nation’s fastest growing developmental disability, likely affecting at least one family in your neighborhood.

Fear & The Pop Up
In Surf

Fear & The Pop Up

Posted by: on Sep 14, 2011 | 8 Comments

This last swell was full of exciting firsts; driving alone from break to break listening to Rage Against the Machine too loud, struggling through a tough paddle-out only to emerge into the line-up alongside Brad (awkward!), inadvertently picking up a hot date on the beach (more, please!), and catching lots of waves.