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Loneliness is marked by a sense of isolation. Solitude, on the other hand, is a state of being alone without being lonely and can lead to self-awareness.  41 more words


Patience +

On 14 Jan 15 I posted a blog about the trouble I was having getting the ‘boat deal’ straightened out.  I predicted, based on what I’d been told by the wharf trolls told me, that it’d be the 29 Jan 15 that would see the deal signed, sealed and delivered. 96 more words


102510 decadent few


its lies are often felt
but seldom seen or heard
its presence will cause
good will to melt
without speaking a word

its angelic eyes beg, 169 more words


Thank you Raymarine for my new box!

I’d like to publicly thank the very kind humans at Raymarine for sending me a PAWESOME new box!

We had to send our e7 (the chart plotter) back to be fixed because it had a problem with the rotary knob. 82 more words


Sailing to Cuba

Prepping Madame X for the splash at Cracker Boy Boat Works, Palm Beach

Madame X on the lift

Skipper and Steed

Launching Madame X at Cracker Boy Boat Works… 576 more words


Fair Weather Fun with Ilford Sea Rangers

Ilford Sea Rangers will set sail during the Summer Half-term holiday, May 25th – 29th in two traditionally rigged sailing vessels exploring the Essex East coast  from Brightlingsea Essex. 279 more words

Raising Girls

Travel Log 22nd - 28th Feb

So turns out Australian WiFi is not the most accessible I have encountered with most places charging crazy amounts of money, despite this I have managed to get enough to upload the second week of my travels. 2,293 more words