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Showing posts from November, 2015

Beach Bums

The other day I downloaded a nifty little app on my cell phone. An Ocean Sound app for the Android, will undoubtedly prove to be the most worthwhile app I've ever added. You see, while most folks enjoy the beach, and others may even love it, I am a connoisseur of all things sand, seagull and surf. A self-professed Mermaid masquerading on two legs. 

I'm not really sure when my fascination for the ocean began, but it's safe to assume that it had to do with my very first trip to Virginia Beach, to visit one of my best friends and her family. I remember being captivated by the serene and tranquil setting of the aquamarine hue. The laid back camaraderie among the locals, was a refreshing and much needed reprieve for this young girl from Jersey City. I remember being envious of my friend Danafor being privy to such an aquatic paradise. She, who had the pleasure of having sand lodged between her toes seven days a week. I vaguely recall heading back home with my parents vowing to f…