Here’s a high-level review of my 2018
December 2017: I celebrated two years since I quit drinking with friends at The Green Elephant.
January 2018: I was reunited with my Mark Gonzales Skateboard after a long separation.
February 2018: I interviewed Lori Tiernan for Portsmouth Living Magazine
March 2018: I interviewed Eva Marino for Portsmouth Living Magazine
April 2018: I was invited to be a Marketing Panelist on the WPM series on WSCA Portsmouth Community Radio.
May 2018: I went hiking at Pawtuckaway Memorial Day Weekend. I met Captain Liz Clark, author of Swell.
June 2018: I read an excerpt from the unpublished draft of the short story, “Mr. & Mrs. Arhens’ Guest,” at the Page Turner series at Washington Street Mills. I celebrated three years since I gave up smoking cigarettes.
July 2018: Thanks to family & friends, I raised $3200 out of $3500 in three weeks on GoFundMe to repair a cracked molar.
August 2018: I started a new secondary part-time freelance & consulting gig working as a private copywriting and outdoor adventure coach on Plum Island on Saturdays.
September 2018: I read a lot, and I surfed a lot.
October 2018: I read a lot, and I surfed a lot.
November 2018: I went surfing with Mike A. In early November, so much fun! And I went to Ireland for a week at the end of November.
December 2018: I went surfing two days before Christmas. I celebrated three-years since I quit drinking having coffee with friends at the Roundabout Diner.