The Rules of Morning Beach Walking

I would see the sunrise over the Atlantic a lot more often if I lived right on the beach, I think to myself every time I manage to get in a morning beach walk. Those people you hear about who walk on the beach at 6am? That would be me if I lived right on […]

No Signs of Fall to See Here

Finding signs of fall in Myrtle Beach is like playing “Where’s Waldo?” Can you find any? Unless we’re talking about what’s missing – i.e.- traffic and tourists, I can’t. The Sea Captain’s House is one of my favorite restaurants in Myrtle Beach. We didn’t go there today. Actually I haven’t been there in months. *Note […]

Myrtle Beach’s Ocean Forest Hotel

I wonder what it would have been like to have been at the  February 1930 opening of the renowned Ocean Forest Hotel in Myrtle Beach. The hotel was demolished in 1974, leaving behind only memories in many locals’ hearts of what was once regarded as the grandest hotel on the East Coast between New York […]

Last Minute and Late Summer Walk

Instead of pallid hum as there is at home, there are many sounds. crisp brown leaves on top of sand, new branches snapping underfoot. Wind through sea grass, like milk poured on rice krispies. Furious departure purple jeweled happiness See her whisper of life unfolding Now you don’t These photos document my “jaunt” to Huntington […]