By Darren Morris
Learning to fly was not easy.
It was frustrating, it took patience (from my instructors, too), and I never thought I'd get the hang of it.
Then-I had an AHA moment! My Dad, who just happened to be my first flight instructor, was teaching me how to land. It was probably something he said before, but this particular day I was ready to hear it. Just before we touched down, he told me to look all the way down the runway. It went against all the cells in my body to change my gaze from looking directly in front of the airplane, where we were about to land, all the way to the end of that runway. You can guess what happened? I had the best landing I had ever had up to that point.
This was in a small Piper Cub, on a…