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A new perspective on iPad navigation apps

by Christine Kling These past few days I have been rereading my own novel Wreckers’ Key, the 4th in the Seychelle series as part of the research I’m doing for the writing of the 5th in that series. That book … Continue reading

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Iridium – Away we GO!

by Christine Kling This week we finally fired up our new Iridium GO in preparation for leaving to sail down to Fiji. Already, I love the Go. Previously, when we sailed from Fiji to the Marshall Islands in January 2014, … Continue reading

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Wed on the water

by Christine Kling With sailboats and square riggers in the background, on Saturday, aboard the California Princess in San Diego harbor, I wed Wayne on the water. (Try saying that three times fast without sounding like Elmer Fudd). We had … Continue reading

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Audiobook Creation Exchange = ACX

by Christine Kling Lots of authors, including our own Mike Jastrzebski, have blogged about the process of using ACX to create their own audiobooks. This terrific site is almost like a dating service for self-published authors and voice actors. We … Continue reading

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Klinging to the coattails of a futurist

  by Christine Kling For many years when I was a teacher and then a college professor, I loved to go to technology conferences. I admit that I am more than a little geeky, and I used to love to … Continue reading

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Barney’s Christmas List

by Christine Kling 1. Puppy Tweets – Make sure your best friend has his own place in the Twitterverse! What kind of dog owner are you if you don’t let your pooch on Twitter? Now, you can buy Fido this … Continue reading

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Some high tech writing tools that save me

by Christine Kling I am really bad at math. Numbers just won’t stick in my brain. They don’t like me. That is one more reason why it is crazy for me to try to write historical novels. Yet that is … Continue reading

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See Spot run

by Christine Kling It is dawn here at the Middle River anchorage and I still have not finished my blog for today (that is Mike and Mary’s boat Rough Draft on the left in the photo above). The little propane … Continue reading

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I’ve Found my Wifi

Back in September, I posted a blog called I Want My Wifi all about my search for the best solution for connecting to wifi stations while cruising.  I can attest to the need for such a device after the many … Continue reading

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