Moonlight ... the roar of the surf ... delighted squeals up and down the beach ... peals of group laughter ... inadvertently getting knocked down by an unexpected wave. It's Grunion hunting. Ever been there?
Any other unusual sport you've done that you would like to tell us about?
We weren't very bright as kids. We used to play archery tiddly winks. We would take turns shooting an arrow, from our compound bows, straight up into the air. Then wait and see the arrow come down and try to avoid it.
I am not very new here. I've read AoM for quite and a while and have recently decided to see what the community had to offer. I think it is important for everyone to have a place where they can grow and grow beyond what they thought possible. I do not believe in setting mediocre examples or propagating cretinous thoughts. To unleash my potential and help others do the same is my goal -- man, woman, neither or in between.Following this honour code does not allow for unnecessary or regressive…See More
I can relate a lot in that I also ended up in a masters program after failing to find a job. I'm a molecular biologist (now working on my PhD... I ended up staying in academia after finishing my masters) but at least some…"
"You are getting a lot of good advice here, especially local church congrigations and various student organizations. You might also try putting an ad on www.roommates.com. I remember it didn't cost too much, and you reach a lot…"