The boy and his raft: A perfect day on the coast of Maine
Every once in a while, a cruising family sails into an exquisite moment in the life of a boat and its people.
The Norwalk Islands: always inviting, always changing
I fell under the spell of the Norwalk Islands early in life. My first dinghy, first fish, first outboard, first stranding, first (and only) dismasting and first island getaway — a camp that would have made Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn green with envy — all occurred in that enticing little archipelago.