Author Archives: JerryShelton



1968

That’s Church

My sister was a cheerleader and seemed to know every popular person in the 505 area code. She was friends with all the coolest teachers and coaches from the 7th to 12th grades. In high school, she was five foot nothin’ and weighed in at about 90 pounds. I was three years younger and had […]


A Properly Cleated Line

  When you see a line cleated like this one you know a real sailor is responsible. The fewest possible turns, the line pulls against itself holding it fast. Each turn lays nicely beside the other and it is easily released. The extra line is coiled down on the dock. I shot this photo in […]

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