Sailing to Shelburn Nova Scotia

After almost running into the many fishing pens that dot the shores leading into Shelburn, we dropped anchor on a lovely horse shoe shaped spit of land off McNuts Island. Running at night with no moon is always an adventure. The next day we entered Shelburn harbor and called customs from a special phone atContinue reading “Sailing to Shelburn Nova Scotia”

Matinicus Maine

This is Matinicus Island Maine. A rustic simple rock with 40 hard ass people. Matinicus lies about 12 miles off Deer Island ( Penebscot Bay) and is a perfect spot for sleep before our over night voyage to Nova Scotia. As we rounded ten pound rock and hog , we could make out hugh tanContinue reading “Matinicus Maine”

I use to want

everything to be ship shape and perfectly coated- with no runs or sags. Mirror gloss shine. a locker filled with good food. a chain locker without rust. a night watch with out the self steering going mad. perfect un salted pillows. lockers that would open with out items pitching across the soul. But then IContinue reading “I use to want”