“THERE ARE OTHER CHRISTMAS ISLANDS IN THE LIVES OF MEN,” BY DAVE PARMENTER

This article ran in the Fall 1994 issue of The Surfer’s Journal. It has been slightly edited and shortened. Surf and lineup photos by Bernie Baker.   *  *  *  My wetsuit was frozen to the ground. I pulled it from the frosted grass with a ripping Velcro sound and shook the powdery dandruff of frost…