We seem to be living at an interesting time in history. I will be honest and say I am not really enjoying it. January has begun with an intensity and a level of uncertainty that stretches the emotional sinews to a breaking point. New Year is always a time for reflection and making plans and I [...]
What plans have we made for this coming year and what do we need to do to achieve them?
This morning I walked along the back lane, thinking about this second half of life that I am living. I rambled my way and murmured my thoughts. This is the weekend before the weekend that we head off to seriously find out first yacht. The weekend before from Deborah Robinson on Vimeo. We’ve been warned [...]
Last October, Chris and I completed a RYA Day Skipper course. You can read about it in the post Where Does my Soul Take Me. I can't say I felt completely confident of being able to jump in a yacht and sail off into the sunset and I came away with a degree of uncertainty. Bearing in [...]
After a recent sailing adventure, my thoughts on what the future might hold
He gave me a Glass Dip Ink Pen And told me “Girl you should write!” So I dipped that pen into inky black, Weighted the anchor and never looked back. I trimmed my sail and plotted my course Through breezy words and squalling thoughts. As a fine rigged clipper, I can glide with ease Across [...]