Dogs alert for Danger

Sunday Stills: Is #Danger Closer Than You Think?

Dogs appear to be guarding me on the water. What could be dangerous about a sublime day paddling on the river? Don’t get me started. As the former aquatics director for a public parks and recreation organization, it continues to be my duty to remind people to be safe in the water. This week’s Sunday …

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Dock

Dear Dock: What if You Never Existed?

I have written about the Sacramento State University’s Aquatic Center before. Here is a new twist on the writing 101 prompt. I am combining Day 14 and 15. Dear Dock, The Sacramento community is surrounded by lakes and two major rivers. It gets very hot here in the summertime, some days reaching up to 110 …

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Lake-Natoma-Dock

Expressive Dock Eagerly Awaits Visitors

There is a serene quality about an empty dock that is so inviting on a warm September afternoon. Normally, this dock is full of visitors preparing to stand-up paddle, kayak, hydro-bike, or sail. Earlier, there were hundreds of college and high school students rowing and practicing their canoeing for competition. A rare moment indeed to see …

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