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A dragonfly at last

Yardley Gobian

May 28, 2017

I was so thrilled finally see a dragonfly — and on our boat, no less. And even more thrilled to get a photo, though he flew off before I managed one from another angle. 318 more words


The great cap rescue


Saturday 27 May, 2017

We have a steady stream of athletes running and sometimes walking past our mooring here at Bugbrooke. I googled and found out it is the Grand Union Canal Race, a 145-mile non-stop race along the towpath from Birmingham to London. 472 more words


Freshman year: Completed

4:36PM, 05.13.17

My freshman year of college officially ended. I can finally say I’ve made it, hopefully with good grades. To me, freshman year was… 985 more words


Stella, and another Bramble


Friday 26 May, 2017

I’ve met another Bramble, quite different from Bramble No. 1 but equally as lovable. Bramble No. 2 is an older dog, I think about 16 years  — a rescue dog, found abandoned in a car park about ten years ago. 149 more words


Locks 101

Whilton Mooring

Thursday 25 May, 2017

I’ve finally worked out how locks work. Or rather, how one works the locks. Kindly people keep explaining it to me in terms of the bathtub analogy. 734 more words


Selfies, our way


Wednesday 24 May, 2017

We’ve finally got the hang of doing selfies. Well camera selfies, using the self-timer. We tried true selfies (i.e., phone selfies) one other trip and they were a real disaster. 294 more words


Braunston again

Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Early start this morning (for us), and arrived at Braunston about 9.00-ish. We are staying here for the night and maybe one more — depends how we feel in the morning. 144 more words