Tag Archives: Boats

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Reworking The Phoenix at Sunrise

 In an earlier post I wrote about the Phoenix: “Come sail away with me. I have watched this ketch, the Phoenix, tug restlessly at her anchor for years. Though her sails are long gone and she is […]

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The Mangrove Coast Project

Living where I do, on an island in SW Florida, surrounded by mangroves, I have become fascinated with the role they play in the cycle of aquatic life here. These walking trees, as they are […]

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Sails on Pine Island Sound

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch […]

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Shrimp Boats and Their Names

Bubba was my best good friend. And even I know that ain’t something you can find just around the corner. Bubba was gonna be a shrimpin’ boat captain, but instead he died right there by […]

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An Artist’s Palette ~ Cambodia (part 3) by Lynne Mayhew

In addition to temples, visitors have discovered the floating village of Chong Kneas located ten kilometers south of Siem Reap, Cambodia, on the Tonle Sap Lake. The van ride took us past numerous rice paddies […]

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POD ~ Haitian Fishing Boats

Every coastal village in Haiti has a small fleet of fishing boats. The fishermen either sail or scull (row) to boats several miles off shore to their fishing grounds. Most fishing is done with nets, […]

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POD ~ Sail Away

Come sail away with me. I have watched this ketch, the Phoenix,  tug restlessly at her anchor for years. Though her sails are long gone and she is falling into disrepair, I can’t help but think […]

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