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Teak Decks and Florida Sun

I just returned from sixteen days in the south Florida sun, fourteen of which were spent mostly on my knees working on recaulking and sanding the teak decks of a Viking 72 Sport Cruiser motor yacht.  It was a great … Continue reading

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Meeting James Wharram

Meeting British catamaran designer James Wharram and his co-designer Hanneke Boon back in May was certainly one of the highlights of my year so far, at least until late June, when I saw the first copy of my first novel … Continue reading

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Back to Work on the Boat

January is usually the kind of cold, wet month that’s ideal for writing but not very conducive to getting outdoor work done – especially work that involves lots of epoxy and fiberglassing.  But this January has been unusually warm, and … Continue reading

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