Tag Archives: scuba diving

Top Ten Reasons Why There Must Be a Reason Why I’m Still Here

Note to my WordPress friends and readers:  Please let me know if you read this entire post from start to finish. It’s very long, but I needed to write all that is here for my own sake, as I tried … Continue reading

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Too HOT To Handle???

A blogging friend that I recently discovered, who has a fun loving personality as big as the state of Colorado where she lives, wrote a post today called I Am So Hot! and you should read it. You should read Susie’s … Continue reading

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In Over My Head and Down Deep – Diving the Wreck of the U-853

When the phone rang and I heard Joe’s voice, I was surprised – I thought we’d already had this conversation, and the issue was settled. “We’ve had a cancellation Chris; so if you still want to dive the U-853, you’re … Continue reading

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First Date Life and Death Drama

Note: This is a revised draft of yesterday’s post, which I felt was somewhat incoherent and too repetitious at certain points. I’m more satisfied with this version.  My wife and I first met on a New England Aquarium Dive Club … Continue reading

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Moving to Australia

I’ve decided to take everything about my life right now, and just chuck it! Because my life no longer makes sense to me. I’m 55 years old now, and last night I asked myself, is this how everything was supposed … Continue reading

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Underwater Underground

What would you think of scuba diving underwater, while also underground, and exploring a network of submerged caverns and caves where there is almost total blackness, unless illuminated by the dive lights that you brought with you? Sound intriguing? Or … Continue reading

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True Confessions of a Caffeine Fiend

Ahh Coffee!!! I love coffee with a passion! I can’t imagine living in a world without good coffee! While it’s true that I have fairly high standards for the coffee I drink, when I’m lost in an early morning haze, … Continue reading

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The One That Got Away

I’m a guy who throughout my adult history has done okay with women. I’m sure not Casanova, but I’ve still had a fair amount of success with the Fair Sex. Enough so, that I don’t mind talking about a time … Continue reading

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GET ME TO THE CHURCH ON TIME!!!

In 1993 my wife and I were out in Seattle Washington, to attend her cousin’s wedding and also to spend a week in Olympic National Park to do some hiking and off trail backwoods camping. I had heard such great … Continue reading

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A Near Death Experience

There have been three times in my life that I’ve come as close to dying as someone can get, without actually losing my life. The first time I was just a toddler, and I have no memory of it, so … Continue reading

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