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Monthly Archives: December 2010
Ralph Waldo Emerson, “…The wonder is always new that any sane man can be a sailor…” Call me insane. I can’t imagine not being a sailor. Maybe it’s a genetic thing. My Grandfather joined the Merchant Marine prior to WWII.Â … Continue reading
I was just cruising the web looking at boats and having a moment of appreciation for double-enders.Â This timeless hull form was not so much developed by the mind of man as simply assembled organically by the hands of natural … Continue reading
Although I am often unaccompanied by other people on board I never sail alone as I count the boat and it’s most important parts to be equivalent.Â Each sail is a crew member.Â They are fantastic conversationalists, if you’re listening.Â … Continue reading