Category Archives: On the Water

The Bahamas and Back

This time in the Bahamas things were different for me. Instead of sailing east toward the Windward Islands, we were sailing north and then west back to Florida. We started our trip in Georgetown, Exumas and headed north, island hopping … Continue reading

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Cruise-in with the rest of em

 The story begins a long time ago when my daughter said that she wanted to take a vacation…. just the two of us… getting there by an airplane…..”A real vacation” she said. I realized that this was a reasonable request … Continue reading

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No Engine, No Problem

     Every summer I sail Belford Gray, a 28′ wooden Friendship sloop on Eggemoggin Reach and adjoining waters. Belford Gray is engineless, so we sail her with wind, tide, elbow grease, and intuition.      When there is no wind we … Continue reading

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