You Are the Best Player

SPECIAL MID WEEK EDITION As I stated in Sundays installment, I had too much to put in one email. TOURNAMENT WRAP Here is some more on the Nationals in Kelowna. Starting with some eye witness accounts by Victoria’s Heather Hood. Well Doug, the tournament was really something, especially having the opportunity to watch some of the best PB players in the USA play right on the court next to us. One of the highlights was sitting with the likes of … Continue reading

Painless Pickleball

MAKING TIME WITH JEAN Writing for me is like pickleball. I need to warm up before I play. I need to give myself some room, and I need to get into a comfortable zone in preparation for the game. The following is a continuation from last week, when I introduced my ‘genie’. I wanted the challenge of writing from the female ‘point of view’. I also liked the idea of creating a character that knows she is not real. The … Continue reading

Divorce and Pickleball

DIVORCE AND PICKLEBALL I am reluctant to bring up sensitive subjects. I have no expertise in relationship counseling. However, I received an email from an international subscriber who needs help. I have decided to give my opinion in the hope that I can be of service to the troubled parties involved. I have changed the people’s names to protect their privacy. Dear Doug, I read your articles and I think you are a person who may be able to help … Continue reading