Thoughts, Musings, and the Occassional Bit of Wisdom

Come Travel with Us…Part 2 of 3

Compared to the leisurely speed of 12.7 knots from Kristiansand to Stavanger, we did a relatively fast 16.5 knots from Stavanger to Lerwick, in the Shetland Islands. We had to … Continue reading

July 27, 2015 · Leave a Comment

North to Alaska – The Journey Continues

I thought starting out with Johnny Horton singing “North to Alaska” might be appropriate. This is a very good music video as it shows the country the gold seekers had … Continue reading

August 3, 2013 · Leave a Comment

North to Alaska!

I started writing this post onboard the Holland America Line MS Zuiderdam as Linda, her sister Debbie (who had her own cabin BTW), and I sailed the inside passage between … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · Leave a Comment

The Journey – A Short Story

They’d planned this trip for a long time but they knew this was one trip he would take alone. In their fifty plus years of marriage, it wasn’t unusual for … Continue reading

January 27, 2013 · Leave a Comment