1. Why Swim in Unsafe Waters?

    Not long ago, I took a photo of a shark warning on the south side of the Huntington Beach Pier in Southern California. Initially, I focused only on the specifics of the moment - do you risk it, and paddle out anyway? Do you heed the warning and stay out of the water? I could imagine my younger self getting upset at the warning - I mean, it might have interfered with my fun! What?!?! It seems absur…Read More