Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost

“Welcome to another day in paradise,” said Cap at this morning’s muster. The crew guffawed at the irony, though it did start off as a…

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Will Somebody Hit the Lights?

Will Somebody Hit the Lights?

Eve and Strauss are sprawled out on the galley sole (floor). Harrison is hunkered down in the pass. I’m half-in, half-out of my bunk. We’re…

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My whitefish sandwiches, one half with jalapeños and avocado, one with capers, pickled green onion, shallots and mayo.

Stepford, Part 2

This is why I publish under a pseudonym. The first person on board was a nice-looking older gentleman – who turned out to be the…

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Welcome to Stepford

Welcome to Stepford

Just a little foreshadowing here – no time for a lengthy post because I got to get lunch out. But suffice it to say that…

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Will They Remember Me When I'm Gone?

Will They Remember Me When I’m Gone?

As we motored to Northport, I made breakfast. What a place! This may be my favorite town yet. Later, when I went running, and started…

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A Few More Secrets

A Few More Secrets

I thought of a few more secrets. Since the first set was so appreciated, I racked my brain for more. A lot of people have…

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Position Filled

Position Filled

You’re too slow. The captain announced this morning that he’s found my replacement. See what I mean by the little world of tall ships? Up…

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Desperately Seeking Sea Cook

Desperately Seeking Sea Cook

My apron collection – almost complete. Captain Smiley came into the main salon a few minutes ago and interrupted my nap to say that my…

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Last Transit

Last Transit

Now that I’ve divulged a few secrets, I’m raiding my closet to find a few more. What else have I not said? I’m not telling…

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