my homepage. I'm an American traveler and cruising
sailor, a writer, copy editor and photographer, and a marine industry consultant.
purpose of this website is simply to introduce myself
by sharing some of my stories and articles
with you. Most of them have been or are being
published in national magazines in the United States
and abroad. A dozen or so have been included as
chapters in other authors' books.
learn more about my book, Ready for Sea! - How to
Outfit the Modern Cruising Sailboat, and other books
I've written and am writing, click
chronicling some recent land excursions off
the beaten track. Check out my present (6th)
sailboat at www.silverheels.us
. I've also written dozens of songs, many of which have
been published and recorded. You can check them out at the music page. Finally,
if you want to know where I'm comin' from, click here for a brief autobiography.
Or just use the links
at the top of the page to cruise around the site.