My second night in Horta, after wandering around looking at the hundreds of paintings on the wharf by sailors who had crossed the Atlantic, I went to Pete’s Cafe Sport to hang out with the folks from the S.A. 329 more words
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Week one-sixty-eight of Operation Graphite – theme: Age of Sail.
The idea of getting away has been a persistent fantasy for millennia. For many years, before planes and cars helped whisk us away, if one truly wanted to get away from things, a long trip by sea was the only method. 142 more words
The following links provide some details about the refit of the U.S.S. Constitution as well as video of the dry-docking in an equally historic dry dock in Boston. 12 more words
Chapter 1: Dark Dreams of a Merciless God
Dark shapes filled his dreams, as always, featureless faces and unearthly screams; they were the voices of his sons, with faces long lost to time, drowning in the great flood sent to rid the world of his offspring and all of those God felt were unworthy. 6,363 more words