George Sass Jr.'s blog

Forgive Me

About a decade ago, while running another boating magazine with a business partner, I took stock of my boating adventures and developed a list of some silly mistakes I’d made along the way.

Memory Lane

It’s hard for me to believe that it’s Miami boat show time again (

Boatyard Rhythms

Leaving the idyllic village of Stonington, Maine, in our rearview mirror, driving down West Main Street past Allen Cove, my wife, Lindsay, spotted Billings Diesel and Marine beyond the driver’s side window.

Friendly Advice

There are all kinds of sage recommendations about when and how you should make decisions. You’ll find some of this advice on the kind of motivational posters that are framed on office walls across America.

Research Project

On a humid tropical evening this past August the sun dipped below the horizon quicker than I anticipated. From our slip four miles away, we could see it shining brightly across Cooper Island’s Machioneel Bay.

Safe Adventures

My friend Jack Bulger foraged his way through a fried seafood platter at the 15th Street Fisheries in Ft.

Carpe Diem (August 2015 Logbook)

Don’t panic. Yes, this is the August issue, which means the boating season is winding down for some of our readers in North America.

I’m Ready to Talk Now

 

Are You Being Served?

We’ve all heard about or maybe experienced a similar situation. You finally schedule your boat for service after months of wrangling a simple return call.

Finding My Confidence (Again)

George Sass Jr.It’s confession time.