Swamp Fever

The canoe was hardly the proper boat but we didn’t care. Toby, Doug and Bob paddled it out of Five Mile River and into Long Island Sound. It was a beautiful day for the fourteen year old boys, the sky a crystalline blue with puffy bright white cumulus clouds hanging lazily above. It was 85 […]

Gratitude

I attached the cable and hopped off the concrete culvert. Our neighbor had come over soliciting some help for a project and my dad quickly volunteered me. They picked me up at just after 8 am the next morning, taking me downtown to a concrete company. Our neighbor had purchased three pieces of culvert, each […]