We Got the Beat!

Today's writing challenge:  Have you ever played in a band? Tell us all about that experience of making music with friends. Technically,  I've never "played" in a band, unless you count the voice as an instrument; in which case we can count singing with the jazz band in high school.  I was part of a … Continue reading We Got the Beat!

11th Grade Homeroom

I love it when I see on Facebook pictures posted from high school days.  I must admit the only pictures I have are in my yearbook from senior year, which is sitting in a milk crate in my basement.  The wonder of Facebook certainly is the unexpected, and fun, finds that pop up almost daily. … Continue reading 11th Grade Homeroom

Senior Prom, 1981

Like every girl her senior year of high school, I wanted to go to the Senior Prom. I didn't date in high school, not that I didn't have my fair share of school-girl crushes, of course I did! However, I was also involved in afterschool activities, had a part-time job and didn't really hang out … Continue reading Senior Prom, 1981

Dave Dutra & High School Friends

As I mentioned yesterday, I've known my friend Lynne since I was five and we've been friends ever since, without Facebook to keep us connected--although it is a handy tool these days. In the years I've been using this popular site to catch up with family and friends, I've certainly reconnected with kids I knew … Continue reading Dave Dutra & High School Friends