Monthly Archives: October 2009

Oregon Coast Aquarium

Although the weather here in Newport has been amazingly nice of late, I know full well that it won't be that long before we'll be hunkered down in the boat with the wind and the rain whipping the marina into … Continue reading

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Let’s try that new view from aloft again

Since I was way up there installing one end of my single sideband (SSB) radio antenna anyway… Oh, and the reason the foredeck looks different than it did in the last view from aloft is that the 10′ Porta-Bote dinghy … Continue reading

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Good to be home

October 1 and the marina is clearing out. Most, if not all of the summer folks who live on their boats have headed home for the winter. I think there is only one other year-rounder on E dock with us. … Continue reading

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Groovin’ on the Greyhound: a diversion

OK. So maybe sometimes having a "steenking car" would be kind of nice. It all started 10 years ago or so. Being a member of the class of '69, my 30-year high school reunion was held 10 years ago. I … Continue reading

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