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2015-03-04

Spring is finally approaching properly with temperatures above 0° for days and days to come.

Freight ships berth on the Hobart docks

After motoring up the Derwent River, I watched a vessel berthing at MAC2/3 (the name of one of Hobart piers) in the early evening. I watched the ship being pushed slowly but powerfully by one large tug boat until nudged evenly to the wharf edge. 100 more words

Derwent River

A slow course...

I carried my manuscript with me to the hairdresser’s today and read through a chapter while my hair slowly changed from the old red highlights to a new chocolate brown. 107 more words

Writer For 365

Crews battle fire on USS Gunston Hall for hours

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Sailors and Portsmouth firefighters battled flames on the USS Gunston Hall for more than three hours Tuesday.

The fire started in an unmanned storeroom below the ship’s main deck and was noticed around 2 p.m., according to Lt. 111 more words

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