Lisa, me and my dad

Teen discovers a few things about her friend and father

It was late, far later than my Catholic parents would ever have let me stay up. My eyes were drowsy, closing on their own accord in two-minute intervals. Part of me was aware of a tingling reaction to "Dirty Dancing, " which Lisa had just watched with me for the first time, but the rest of me was nearing exhaustion. I would have already been asleep but for the fact that Lisa was still...Read On


Boating With My Cousin and her Boyfriends

Keeping it in the family

I started water skiing when I was just six years old and over the past fourteen years I don’t think it would be bragging to say I have gotten to be a pretty good slalom skier. My dad traded up for a really nice ski boat last year with a big inboard motor that is a dream to ride in and ski behind. Unfortunately it seems to spend more time on a trailer in a storage building than in the water....Read On