Monthly Archives: January 2016

Chris and Svetlana Finally Tie The Knot

By Cecil Hoge After both graduating from college, my cousin Chris and I started working in my father’s business. In an effort to pool resources, we decided to rent a house together. The year was 1970. I was beginning my … Continue reading

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Life or Death Moments

By Cecil Hoge I suppose everybody has some life or death experiences. I can identify several myself. Two of these events I can say were clearly my fault. Two I would say were not. When I was about 19 my parents … Continue reading

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I Circumnavigate Long Island – 10 Times

By Cecil Hoge Of course, I have to admit my nautical experiences were nothing compared to those of Andrew Shewan, my great, great, great-uncle, who sailed clipper ships in the 1860s and 1870s repeatedly from Scotland and England, across the … Continue reading

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