Category Archives: Random Reflections

Fiberglass Trees

     The magic of sailing a wooden boat appeals to our senses. Like the aesthetic beauty of a tree, a wooden boat is alive with beneficial assets. As the saying goes, “If God wanted fiberglass boats he would have created … Continue reading

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Wind, Water, Waves, Light

Wind, water, waves, light Sparkle on sweet salty air, Comorants, eiders, gulls take flight And ride south-west-er-lies Sails, clouds, sunlight, seas Move with celestial rhythm Schooners, sloops, sail on the breeze Gliding toward their destination   Mahogany, spruce, cedar, pine … Continue reading

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Island Time, Island Tires

 There’s something special about an island. Happenings on islands occur at their own pace, Island Time. Islands are mystical places and they have their own island culture. When I was a boy, I used to explore Snake Island near my grandfather’s … Continue reading

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