Oracle Team USA sailed “low and fast” in eight consecutive races to foil New Zealand’s America’s Cup dream - The 34th America’s Cup was supposed to be the most ... more
Boatbuilding in the Lowell family goes back to 19th century Nova Scotia through six consecutive generations of captains, fishermen and merchant mariners. ... more
When the lockbox of my “nautical needs money pit” is breached, there is no telling exactly where the cash might go, but the general direction mathematically is up, up ... more
I don’t remember the oyster stew itself — just the raw materials in the fridge, the sight of Mom leaning over a copper-bottomed pot at the stove, meticulously stirring ... more
It’s good to have a passion for something in life, for an activity that thrusts you into the moment and, in doing so, makes you feel alive. Joseph Campbell was right: “Follow your bliss” is a good mantra for living a life.Read more...