Small World Big Dream

Nonsense writings from sailors who lost their minds among the various boat improvement projects.

Once upon a time, I worked for the feds with a man named Ben. Ben was a tall, barrel chested black man with hands larger than my head. I’m pretty sure that football was in his past- something above highschool level. And true to the stereotype, he was a giant teddy bear. However, in my […]

We are honestly trying to leave this marina, but the refrigeration gods have frowned upon us. Eduardo has been diligently working and testing and adjusting and testing and scratching his head, right alongside us. Craig and I are super frustrated because we’ve been trying to make this system work efficiently for YEARS. And every time […]

YOLO (as defined in Urban Dictionary): An abbreviation for “You Only Live Once” “Carpe diem” for stupid people Uses:        Dude 1: I’m gonna go smoke poison ivy and see if my lungs get a rash. YOLO!        Dude 2: Why doesn’t he just say carpe diem? It sounds way better.        Dude 3: Stupid […]

More accurately, a little red dot marks the spot. I learned about a feature of our Iridium Go the other day that allows us to maintain a tracking page. I’ve updated our maps page to include the link for any of you who want to stalk us. In land life I’d be totally creeped-out at […]