The tubby mice that roar
Haven't we been here before, I wondered, hearing the morning's news as our two current international buffoons try to outstage each other.
The 18th anniversary of life's scariest drama
A journalist wanted to hear of the scariest moment in this adventurous life. She expected a drama from deep in the vast Southern Ocean, or perhaps a near drowning from a solo global race when extreme turbulence overturned the yacht.
This ocean passage was not for sissies!
Another encouraging review for Sailing to Purgatory is published today, and this thoughtful critique comes from from the nom de plume, Bluebell. However, it's not flowery, but to the point and from a landsman's point of view.
Farewell to a good human, a good friend
Strange how challenging it is when a friend and neighbour who becomes such a remarkable marker of the phases of your day suddenly vanishes from life, and as death has it, just disappears without a trace.