Keywords: skiing

Crazy for the Storm

Crazy for the Storm

Norman Ollestad

ISBN: 9780061886430
Year of publication: 2009

Norman Ollestad CRAZY FOR THE STORM A Memoir of Survival My father craved the weightless glide. He chased hurricanes and blizzards to touch the bliss of riding mighty waves and deep powder snow. An insatiable spirit, he was crazy for the storm. And it saved my life. This book is for my father and for my son. On my dads back, Topanga Beach, 1968 I am harnessed in a canvas papoose strapped to my dads back. Its my first birthday. I peer over his shoulder as we glide the sea. Sun glare and blue ...

Keywords: aircraft accidents California fatherhood San Bernardino Mountains skiing surfing travel