At Sea

At Sea: October 2010

By | Posted October 2010

Wheeeeeeee!!!!!!How Betty Jane became Florida's fastest trawler.After the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico, it soon became obvious that vast quantities of...

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Glorious Imperfection

By | Posted April 2010

Owning up to your seafaring mistakesIt was refreshing, really. My wife and I were spending a winter Saturday at Port St. Joe Marina on Florida’s northern Gulf Coast with a merry...

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Clock Work

By | Posted February 2010

A home workshop project evokes a little nautical nostalgia.I wasn’t sure what the trouble was, really. For some unknown reason, the forged-brass clock that usually hangs near...

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Misguided Angels

By | Posted December 2009

Twisted souls who help out, even when help’s not wanted.Truth to tell, I’m still suffering from a pesky old resentment. It originated several years ago at a marina in South...

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Grand, Ain't It?

By | Posted October 2009

I grew up a few milesfrom a little miningtown in northernNew York State, andon Friday evenings,shortly after the paychecks came out,our family went to town to do ourgrocery...

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Ahoy: Dr. Freud

By | Posted May 2009

If you’re a careful reader of PMY (and I’m sure you are), then you’ve probably perused a recent boat test of mine (“Cost Effective,” May 2009) that dwelled in part upon the...

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Life After Life

By | Posted April 2009

One of the most unusual final resting places in the world is coming more alive every day. The Neptune Memorial Reef, about three miles off Key Biscayne, Florida, is not only...

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At Sea: True Confession

By | Posted April 2008

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At Sea: A Cautionary Tale

By | Posted February 2008

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At Sea: Fear Factor

By | Posted November 2007

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Podcast: Ghost Ship

By | Posted August 2007

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That’s Hot. Not!

By | Posted August 2005

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Ahoy, Machiavelli!

By | Posted May 2005

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