By Matthew Cole Scott Posted on November 23, 2016 Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments Shelter in a cold season. All the natural beauty in Santa Cruz, and for living in a tolerant community. Our beautiful ocean, our clean air. Iâ€™m grateful for my family. Iâ€™m grateful for our 3-year-old daughter. Iâ€™m grateful to be alive. My students that I teach every day. Theyâ€™re just amazing kids who give me hope for the future. About the author Related posts Matthew Cole Scott Contributor at Good Times | Blog Matthew is a California native and has lived in Santa Cruz for 34 years. A sculptor, photographer, avid biker and professional disc golfer, he has played tournaments in more than ten states and is the winner of the 2002 New Zealand Championships. What advice would you give to your previous boss?If Tonight Was Your Last Night on Earth, What Would You Do?What's Your Best Ground Score?What gives you hope?Do you think the Santa Cruz Wharf needs a makeover?What does the current border policy say about America today?What is one thing that humankind should have learned by now?What were your career ambitions as a child? Related Items:local talk Share Tweet Share Share Email Recommended for you What is one thing that humankind should have learned by now? What’s your favorite band that nobody’s heard of? If you had a minor superpower, what would it be?