This title sounds somewhat like “a sail of two sillies” said with a certain speech impediment, and while that may accurately describe the crew of Fortuitous, in this case I’m referring to Tilley hats.Continue Reading "A Tale of Two Tilleys"
I don’t recall a year as widely reviled as 2016.Continue Reading "Happy New Year"
Welcome to the new boat log.Continue Reading "Something Looks Different"
I guess it’s that time of year when I’m supposed to be reflecting on things, but I haven’t really yet come to terms with the season being over.Continue Reading "Dipsticks, Grumps, etc."
Every week, I’ve been paying special attention to the shoreline, trying to catch the fall foliage at its peak.Continue Reading "Sudden Autumn Syndrome"
On the last day before we moved the clocks back an hour, I attempted to save as much daylight as possible for a solo sail around the bay.Continue Reading "Eastern Daylight Time"
You can’t expect too many days above 70°F at the end of October in New Jersey. Who knows what to expect in general?Continue Reading "Late October"
The first impact didn’t seem that bad, but when the jib backwinded and pushed us off a wave into the other boat, the whole rig shuddered.Continue Reading "Tall Oaks 2016"
As Sigmund Freud once said, sometimes a sail is just a sail.Continue Reading "Generic Sailing"
Hurricane Hermine.Continue Reading "Labor Day 2016"