The story this month was written and told by Chuck Thurston. It is titled “Coast Guard Memories.”
Chuck Thurston is a retired IBMer, married to Heidi Wibroe Thurston. Both are published authors. In another life, Chuck flew in US Coast Guard search and rescue aircraft as a radio/radarman. Chuck has published two books of essays and remembrances – Senior Scribbles Unearthed, and Senior Scribbles Second Dose. The books are available at Amazon.com. He is currently working on a full length mystery thriller, The Coroner Takes A Ride.
Learn more by visiting Chuck’s website.
We dedicated a Little Free Library at the trail head and committed to supplying a short story each month to a local paper, the Senior Savvy. The stories appear in a column - Trail Tales. PDF versions of the stories can be acquired by way of this blog. Simply submit the form to receive a free copy of the story featured this month.