I am Always Humbled…


So I have been writing, on and off, on this blog for over four years.  I don’t have a lot of followers like some other sailing blogs…. but most of my blog has been about refitting and getting ready to GO sailing, as opposed to showing pictures of beautiful, exotic places. However, I am always humbled by the people who take the time to comment on my blog, and as of recently, have found ways to reach out to me because of their concerns. So… we’ve been traveling north to Annapolis since the 16th of February, when we departed Key West.  OK… no worries… I’ve posted irregular comments on Facebook… … Continue reading

The Devil Steals the Souls of Cruisers


I now understand why the Devil went down to Georgia looking for a soul to steal … There are plenty of souls waiting to be spared from the Intracoastal Waterway that wends its way through the Peach State.   We left St. Augustine, hoping to have a 30-hr jaunt offshore to get to Beuafort, SC to see good friends for a few days.  WELL…. that lasted all of 4 hours or so:  We couldn’t even make it to Jacksonville…. we turned around and went back to St. Aug to enter the ICW.  We were hoping to beat a weather front that was to roll in that evening… well… we got to … Continue reading