Sailing

Santa Catalina Island

Twenty-six miles across the sea Santa Catalina is a-waitin' for me Santa Catalina, the island of romance The Four Preps "26 Miles (Santa Catalina)" (Glen Larson and Bruce Belland) Shortly after I moved to California in 1985, I found and joined a sailing club in...

Life could be a dream, Sweetheart!

("Sh-Boom", sometimes referred to as "Life Could Be a Dream", a doo-wop song published in 1954) It is often said that life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. I've been lucky enough to experience several...

A tall ship and a star to sail her by

Sea Fever - by John Masefield I must down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky, And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by, And the wheel's kick and the wind's song and the white sail's shaking, And a grey mist on the sea's face and a grey...