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What Are You Afraid Of?

What Are You Afraid Of?

I spend a lot of time around boats and their humans. There seems to be a recurring theme that I’ve noticed in the aspiring cruiser set that I’d like to take a swing at: fear. I read about it in blog posts and Facebook threads. […]

This Isn’t So Bad

This Isn’t So Bad

We have now lived aboard a grand total of five weeks. With the labor of selling off the stuff, packing what remained, driving the remains a thousand miles, unpacking it and donating still more behind us, our lives have finally settled into a familiar pattern. […]

Goose Eggs for All!

Goose Eggs for All!

*Naughty words ahead* Bang! “Oww!” Bang! “Oww, dammit!” Bang! “Oww, shit!” Bang! Crash! Screech! “Oh, fuck, oh fuck, oh, fuck!” My move-in week in a nutshell. I banged my head on something in the boat about fifteen times in the first six days after we […]