Meeting my high school teacher 38 years later

Reconnecting with My High School Teacher

Who was your favorite high school teacher? Mine was Mrs. Myrra Lee, of Helix High School in La Mesa, California, a suburb of San Diego. Through an odd, but emotional set of circumstances, I discovered Mrs. Lee  was celebrating her 90th birthday in San Diego in July 2016, and her family posted an open invitation on Facebook to…

Perspectives On…Pearl Harbor Day

Seventy-three years ago on December 7, 1941, pilots of the Imperial Japanese Navy bombed the naval base in Honolulu’s Pearl Harbor in a surprise attack, killing 2,350 people. Heralded as “a date that will live in infamy,” the United States of America declared war on Japan and entered into World War Two. I had the opportunity a few…