Tuesday, August 31, 2010

miss you.

My small sis went away to school yesterday-- in CALIFORNIA.

Never anywhere close by...

I missed her before she left.
She, along with two other random crazy kids named Pete and Lauren, is my best friend and I am better just for knowing her.

Maybe you've known someone who has beautiful qualities foreign to your nature, who
inspires you to be more like them--

For me, that's Elissa.


Windsurfing is something I have always wanted to try, and was unexpectedly given the opportunity to do this last week at Metallak island...

Of course, I didn't do this:

Or this:

I was more like this:

But I had a patient teacher, warm water, and a perfect day- and it was a wonderful first experience. And I say first because I by no means intend for it to be the last... Maybe the only thing that goes flying right now is me, but that's not to say that I couldn't pull a few more interesting moves off someday. :-)