Seize The Day

“Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.” That was the parting sentiment John Keating gave to his class at the end of the movie “Dead Poet’s Society.” It inspired a generation to live their lives beyond the status quo. To him, confining oneself to the expectations of authority just because it was…

When the Waves Come Crashing Down

I thought I was going to die! After a wave had pushed me underwater, I surfaced, gasping for air only to find its partner bearing in on me for the kill. Just moments before, I was laughing and enjoying the day by cooling off at the waterpark. In an instant, a muscle cramped, and I…