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"Seconds" Might Be Bryan Lee O'Malley's Masterpiece

(This post was originally written for Nerdophiles and can be read here.)

What would you do if you had the chance to correct your mistakes by eating a magic mushroom before you went to sleep every night? 466 more words


New Ireland, Continued.

A while back, I posted the beginning of an essay called “New Ireland,” about the time my son and I were almost lost at sea. Here’s the conclusion of that fairly exciting essay – but make sure to… 2,232 more words

Personal Essays


How Would You Feel If Lost at Sea ?

What Would You Do?

Huge Waves of Fear, Drowning, Death ,Covered Me

I Was Given Plenty of Warning Signs… 395 more words


Rowing to Tahiti

Bill Hudson was an old coot by most measures. He wasn’t liked by many and wasn’t known to most. Hell, the Daily News didn’t even give his name in the three-line mention of his death. 1,366 more words

Black Humor

Past Imperfect - #152

“Hi! I’m Daisy. I just had a operation and they gave me morphine. I like morphine, it’s my friend. My foot likes morphine, too. See? And this shower brush likes morphine. 26 more words


Suspected Tsunami Debris Boat Towed To Oregon Port

NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — A 30-foot section of a fiberglass boat believed to be debris from the 2011 Japanese tsunami has been towed to an Oregon port and is headed for the dump once scientists make sure it poses no threat of spreading invasive species. 106 more words


Lost at Sea!

Today’s post comes from Captain Billy, skipper of the pirate ship Muskellunge.

Ahoy, Landlubbers!

Me and me boys is havin’ a great laugh today over th’ story of th’ novice sailor Louis Jordan, who was lost at sea fer  406 more words