Story archives - tag: "lake"


While the other kids made a snowman and the adults conversed indoors, I slipped off the dock into the snowy lake and had to be my own hero at age 7.

tags: childhood lake drowning snow winter [add]

2012-01-05 11:17:27 / Rating: 563.25 /


As I fell through the ice on Lake Michigan staring at the morning sun, I realized my night of revelry had made me feel invincible (and I wasn't).

tags: ice lake sunrise revelry partying drinking invincible Chicago [add]

2007-06-21 09:58:21 / Rating: 553.25 /