Monthly Archives: September 2011
Leg one coming to an end…
The bay bridge tunnel looms on the horizon — and we can turn north, finally with the wind behind us rather than facing us. About as exciting as grainy Loch Ness Monster pics…
Morning – a good one
Coffee and Pinot Grigio on deck to greet the sun rising over Cape Charles, breakfast on the stove below. Pelicans afoot. Glassy sea.
We’re out here until 4 a.m., skirting now the mouth of the Potomac and Point Lookout. Beautiful, clear, Milky-Way-filled skies and a direct headwind. Big ships are racing past us in the dark, their silhouettes just dots of lights in … Continue reading
Not too shabby!
Some Rachmaninov, Malbec, and six knots.
Gin and tonic, Stella Artois, and roasted almonds as we tack about the mouth of the Choptank.