Happiness on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk with USA Today

USA Today was taking pics for the Mr. Happy article on the VB Boardwalk

People tend to think of happiness as a stroke of luck, something that will descend like fine weather if you’re fortunate. But happiness is the result of personal effort. You fight for it, strive for it, insist Upon it, and sometimes even travel around the world looking for it. You have […] Read more »

They say “college students flunk Happiness”

Scooter and Friends, from Chapter 1 of “How Scooter Gets His Tail Back”

What are they CRAZY!!! The greatest four years of my life I spent at West Virginia Wesleyan College (The Harvard of the South).  I am still best buddies, guys and gals with the wonderful friends I met there 30 plus years ago.  A recent article in USA Today (who I […] Read more »

SUPER BOWL Blvd. Times Square, NY 2014

Super Bowl 2014

You have to love New York’s finest.  These two, of the thousands of men and women in “Blue,” were the greatest.  The Officer on the left was actually the one who said “hey, how about “wezze” get a picture of me in the cowboy hat, capuche?”  Why yes Sir was […] Read more »

Polar Plunge February 8, 2014, Virginia Beach, VA

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This is a pic from the 2013 plunge with my new best buddy.  I never could figure out if he was a Mexican wrestler or a pinata!  Anyway, it is a ball and everyone gets chilly when they take a dip in the 2nd biggest swimming pool in the world […] Read more »

Chapel Hill, NC January 8, 2014

Siena Hotel, Chapel Hill, NC

Doesn’t this look like something out of one of those Russian ice festivals?  Absolutely beautiful view at the beautiful Siena hotel where I stay when in CH.   This is the fountain right out the front that was flowing like it was July 4th on Sunday afternoon but got caught in mid flow when […] Read more »