Evening session at two spots. Exhausting currents at high tide. Part of ocean swimming is pushing your limits and recognizing your limits. I’ll sleep well tonight.
A lot of squawking overhead while I was in the water today, dozen or so birds chasing an avian colleague with what I think was a grilled cheese clutched in its beak. Pandemonium!
I spy with my little eye: no leopard sharks today.
a fine morning to ham it up
Little wind; few, but great waves.
I can feel summer starting to end and it’s not my favorite thing. Summer is the best.
Playing with filters in the hot tub while taking it easy
Post sunscreen reapplication, earlier
Silver Strand Aunts & Uncles Gathering Summer 2021
Squinty lunch beach visit
Morning constitutional for a waterman. Was advised by my counselor to watch “My Octopus Friend”—I think I shall.
OB lifeguard told me temp hovering at 59 / 60F.
Two rules of the exquisite expressive art of bodysurfing: Kick like hell; come out of the water smiling. #bodysurfing #stoke
This frogger with a swim hat some swimmer put on top of the Cove quarter mile buoy is still in my thoughts.
try try again
Bonus of Wednesday’s sunset at Scripps
end the day at a different spot sometimes it’s fun
Can I take a meaningful photo of myself while bodysurfing a wave? All signs point to no.
Fine sunset despite the overcast day
The message on Chalcedony: “you are so loved!”
of course i like to say hello!
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