Tag Archives: cruising

At war with myself.

By Mike Jastrzebski Both Christine Kling and I have written in the past about the difficulties of writing and living on a boat. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining, but after all, the subtitle of this blog is So you … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Tick, tock

by Christine Kling Things are getting pretty crazy for me here. The past six months have flown by. We will be boarding a plane next Friday and flying back to the states for another merry go round tour of family, … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Out and about in St. Augustine

By Mike Jastrzebski I haven’t posted in several weeks. Mary works Saturday, Sunday and Monday and those have become my writing days. As a result I’ve been working hard on the rewrites of the new Wes Darling book, Stranded Naked Blues, … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Writing | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Give and take

by Christine Kling People who dream of going off cruising often think of how great it will be to relax and play all day sipping a cold adult beverage while anchored in the aquamarine water off a tropical island. Okay, … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Sailing | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

There’s more than one reason we like it here

by Christine Kling This past Saturday, the local Mieco Beach Yacht Club had a swap meet so the cruisers here could unload some of the stuff they’ve been carrying around. We wanted to sell off some more of the gear … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Sailing, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Butt in chair time

by Christine Kling The concept sounds great. Writing is a very portable skill, so why not choose to live on a boat and sail all over while writing? The problem? Keeping that butt in the chair when there are so … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Sailing, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

My 3 words 2015

by Christine Kling In 2013, I changed from the habit of making New Year’s resolutions to following Chris Brogan’s “My 3 Words” exercise. I found that my resolutions ended up being like the Christmas decorations. I trotted them out over … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Sailing, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Happy New Year

By Mike Jastrzebski Just wanted to wish all of our readers a Happy New Year and best wishes for 2015. Share on Facebook

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Sailing | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

A Cruiser’s Christmas

by Christine Kling I adore the cruising lifestyle, and I consider myself to be incredibly fortunate to be out here on a boat at an atoll in the middle of the Pacific ocean. I also know that there are boatloads … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Sailing | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Movin’ on up.

By Mike Jastrzebski This week we moved up from ball #32 to ball #1 in the St. Augustine south mooring field. Not only does this mean that our dinghy ride from the boat to the dinghy dock only takes us … Continue reading

Share on Facebook
Posted in Living on a boat, Writing | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments