Burlesque on a Boat

September 18, 2016 FTW 0

As a fundraiser for the ship we hosted a burlesque troupe for a few days.  They were known as The Seven Deadly Seas and they […]

The Voyage to Baltimore

September 18, 2016 FTW 0

At the start of the summer the ship was made ready for a trip south down the Chesapeake to Baltimore, MD and then onward to […]

Where I Know Myself

October 29, 2015 FTW 0

Last weekend I met and old friend by the river. He had come to Philadelphia from Connecticut due to a rowing regatta that was being […]

Over the Top

October 11, 2015 FTW 0

Yesterday was my first time playing in the rig going aloft. I climbed up the mizzen on the starboard side and made my way back […]

A Life on the Sea

September 18, 2015 FTW 0

“Wherever we want to go, we go. That’s what a ship is, you know. It’s not just a keel and a hull and sails; that’s […]

The Midnight Scorpion

July 12, 2015 FTW 0

I once had an unexpected conversation in the least likely of places a while back with someone about why I seem to be drawn to […]