Category Archives: Sailing adventures

The End of Everywhere


Jan. 10, 2014. My sister’s birthday. Happy Birthday, Jill! The last blog I wrote we were still in the Abacos. Most of the problem has been poor internet connections. Now we are in the southern Exumas, at Farmers Cay, our … Continue reading

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Rescue


Dec. 29, 2013. This is not a current story and it was Easter not Christmas. Twenty years ago now and we were not on Sable, but our Camper and Nicholson, 40, Moriarty. But any time we are in Hope Town, … Continue reading

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A Guana Cay Christmas


Dec. 26, 2013. In 1492 Christopher Columbus (supposedly) landed in the Bahamas. The truth is as murky as the origins of Boxing Day which is today. He didn’t land-ho in Guana Cay of  course, but still… We arrived Guana Cay, … Continue reading

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A Sailor’s Christmas


Dec. 12, 2013: Sailors have Christmas stories and they don’t include sweet, tee-totaling Aunt Louise getting hammered on the egg-nog and telling everyone in the family really how she really felt about them, with words no one knew she even … Continue reading

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The First Mistake (on this trip).


Dec. 5, 2013: We are in Old Bahamas Bay Marina on Grand Bahamas Island. This was NOT a mistake. Our mistake was docking at Sailfish Marina on Singer Island, Florida in preparation of crossing the Gulf Stream. I have to … Continue reading

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Sable visits Aquamarina boat yard


Nov. 20: Last week Sable’s  cockpit looked like this after we made a 48 hour visit to Aquamarine boat yard in Daytona Beach. Now this was not a long run from Halifax Harbor. In fact, we walk past this yard … Continue reading

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Salt Cay, Bahamas


  Oct. 18: This blog is NOT about our next sailing adventure. It is about our next writing adventure. Sunday we fly to Nassau to begin a writer’s retreat ( and celebrate Ed’s birthday) which actually takes place on Salt Cay a … Continue reading

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