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Seabbatial Log #11- My Seabbatical, in hindsight

  After 27 years of teaching at Tabor, I had the good fortune to receive and enjoy a fall semester sabbatical, which I have dubbed my “Seabbatical.” My Seabbatical has provided me the time and space to travel, write, volunteer, … Continue reading

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Seabattical Log #10- Linseed Oil and Linseed Oil Based Paint

  Over the years, there were a number of converging influences that lead me down the trail of using linseed oil and linseed oil based paint.     Be sure that you read my product review in December 2015 Small … Continue reading

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Seabattical Log # 9- The Cuttyhunk Oyster Farm

Let’s contemplate the “love” that goes into the growing of the oyster that you desire at your favorite raw bar, restaurant, or seafood retailer. The oyster growing process reminds me of the Nigerian proverb “It takes a whole village to … Continue reading

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