Archive for September, 2007

One Score and Eight Years Ago

Today is always a day of mixed memories for me. Twenty years ago today, my identical twin brother, David, was killed by a drunken driver just outside of Nashville, Tennesee.  The drunk driver only got 90 days suspended due to the incompetence of the police department that handled the accident investigation. It took the police […]

The Black Seal

( Sailing )

I was out sailing over the weekend. As I was leaving New Bedford Harbor, I noticed the Black Seal, a beautiful Gaff rigged, three-masted staysail schooner following me. I was under just the genoa, and the Black Seal had all of her sails up. Here are a few photos of the Black Seal, as she […]