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New Comic: Definitely-Not-Filthy Sailing Terms

Another week, another new comic over on The Nib! I decided to settle the matter of people always asking me about these perfectly innocent… 24 more words


Greenwich Tories' tall ships scrap scheme scuttled by Labour

Proposals by Greenwich Council’s Conservatives to cancel 2017’s return of the tall ships were thrown out last night as councillors passed the borough’s annual budget. 753 more words

Local Stuff

A fiery sunset behind glorious tall ships.

I was fortunate to capture some wonderful photographs this evening. I was walking along the beautiful Embarcadero near the Maritime Museum of San Diego as the sun set. 107 more words

“When my ship comes in” Robert Jones Burdette (1844–1914)

“When my ship comes in”

Robert Jones Burdette (1844–1914)

Somewhere, out on the blue seas sailing,
Where the winds dance and spin;
Beyond the reach of my eager hailing, 271 more words

Nigel Borrington

Cool Tall Ship

After being away from the marina for a week (doing the Key West Duval Krawl with our rowdy friends, more on that later), we returned to Dreamer at her current port in Stock Island Marina in Key West to find a cool 124′ triple masted tall sailing ship, s/v Peacemaker. 153 more words

Florida Keys

Signed up! -- February 15, 2015

I’ve booked my berth on my next trip!  The Stad Amsterdam from Miami to the Azores. Long and lean, the Amsterdam has a hull speed of 17knts, and mast height of 138 feet.   192 more words

Adventure Sailing

special news

Happy Bird Corporation NEWSLETTER, Manufacturer of animal water products, activist in water resources for animals, and publisher of fiction, non-fiction and illustration. Special edition 13 February 2015… 429 more words