Today, Oct 15th 2017, the Oracle of Argos will deliver 12 readings, one for each house in the Zodiac, written in poetic dactylic hexameters. Well maybe not so poetic and definitely not in dactylic hexameters. Without further adieu, let’s begin.
If you are going to be sailing on the east coast you need this resource. The Waterway Guide comes both online and in the book form. Whenever I have internet access I always consult the online database but when I am in areas with no cell service then I consult the book. Either way Waterway Guide has the information you will be looking for. I use this guide for all my route planning.
My brother bought a 1976 Columbia 8.7 sailboat and is in the process of refitting the ship from top to bottom. The ship’s user manual is about average for information and help understanding the ship and the electrical schematics are pretty good however the plumbing schematics are a waste of paper.
Think about all the great things to see and do that you can only discover on a camping trip into the wilderness of this big and wonderful world. There’s no way I would have discovered this beautiful waterfall if I had not been traveling down this country road in the middle of Colorado’s Gunnison National Forest on a camping trip.
I have been to Cape May Harbor twice in my journeys, once I stayed in a transit slip at the South Jersey Marina and once at the Anchorage: Cape May Harbor East. Both times were pleasant experiences but the Marian, as expected, was much more expensive.
When there is not just a lightning between the partners, but a firing when they devour each other with eyes and cannot saturate by each other – this position will surely suit them! The woman lies on her back and opens her legs to sides.
Germans love Wiener-Schnitzel and so do I. Presented by Chef Uwe, this classic recipe will have your tastebuds doing the happy dance. Follow along as Chef Uwe shows you how to prepare this culinary delight.
Deep Water is a riveting documentary about the Sunday Times Golden Globe Race. It is a true story of daring adventure with failure and triumph. In the summer of 1968 9 men sailed out on the first solo non-stop circumnavigation of the world. Six of the sailors dropped out of the race because of issues with their ship. One sailor never finished as he continued sailing on his personal adventure.
After the destruction of Delphi the gods needed a new oracle to distribute their wisdom and found it in the Oracle of Argo. In the modern age the Oracle of Argo imparts her wisdom here on Postcards from the Edge from time to time. Today the Oracle will deliver 12 readings, one for each house in the Zodiac, written in poetic dactylic hexameters. Well maybe not so poetic and definitely not in dactylic hexameters. Without further adieu, let’s begin.
The Grand Canyon National Park can only truly be experienced in person to fully appreciate is size and scope. This unique combination of color and grandeur that follows the Colorado River for 277 miles and is up to 18 miles wide and a mile deep. The Grand Canyon overwhelms the senses through its immense size.
There is no difference between a Tourist or Explorer. Tourists are the largest group of Explorers. Most people have some curiosity in them, the question is how much. My definition of a Tourist is not based on attitude or appearance but how a person travels. I have played the tourist role at some points in my life. Tourists rely on agents to plan their adventure. The degree of danger or difficulty has no bearing on the adventure or the Tourist classification.
The C&C 36 Sailboat is an exceptional ship with an impressive pedigree. By far it is the best ship I have sailed. They are high performance ships with attractive interiors that can sail well in a variety of conditions.
Located at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay this cove does not offer any anchorage but it does have an excellent marina named Little Creek Marina. This marina shares the The Little Creek Inlet with the US Navy and a commercial fishing fleet. When you enter the inlet you must keep a sharp eye out for the first turn on the right side where the marina is located.
A Scurvy Dog a Day Keeps Davy Jones Away! For the Buccaneer on the go we give you Scurvy Dogs. A tasty treat that is easy to fix and will prevent Scurvy. Without further adieu, here is how you make it.
The Arizona State Fair is a blast for kids and families. The fair is held every year at the Arizona State Fairgrounds in Phoenix Arizona. It was first held in 1884 and has had interruptions for various reasons like cotton crop failures to the Great Depression and the World Wars.
“The Croods” are an eccentric family of cavemen, who survive the harsh terrain by living accordingly to a strict set of rules. But when their home is destroyed in the wake of an impending disaster known as “The End”, they are forced to leave their home of shelter and security, and into the wilderness of the unknown to find a new home.
Flag Harbor Yacht Haven is a hidden treasure, a safe haven, nestled among the wooded Calvert Cliffs on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay. Slips are available for sale or rent. The marina amenities include heated/air conditioned bathrooms/showers, a swimming pool, a covered picnic pavilion with grills, a fish cleaning station, a dinghy dock with storage area and an on-site Marine Service.
No we are not talking about Deep Dish Pizza. We are talking about spicing things up in the bedroom so grab your sex partners and give this Kama Sutra sex position a try.
Themistocles lead the Greek fleet to victory against the Persian fleet of Xerxes I at the naval battle of Salamis in 480 BCE. Some historians believe that a Persian victory would have slowed the development of Ancient Greece, and by extension all western civilization, arguing that the Battle of Salamis is one of the most significant events in human history.
Is it a biological need to communicate the every feeling they have? Why must they include every irrelevant piece of information in their stories? Most women will tell you that men do not share their feelings and never talk about anything.
Rouladen, a German dish, is my one of my favorite foods. Served with potatoes, noodles or even rice, this dish is a meal to remember. I highly recommend you try this. A little labor intensive , but you won’t be disappointed.
This is a racing boat, built with an oversized rig and a long keel but it has surprising amount of comfort. The Irwin 30 Competition is designed to race first and double as a daysailer.
She is fitted with a tall rig, deep keel, Atomic 4 engine, stack pack for the main, self tailing winches, GPS chartplotter, backlit gimbaled compass, tilt steering.
My favorite of all the Sci Fi movies. When the first series aired on television in 1978, I was not impressed. It was a nice try but they just did not have the story developed enough and the acting was so bad. However in 2004 the Syfy Channel produced Battlestar Galactica (BSG) the storyline was much better, the special effects were amazing and the acting was world class.
Rock Hall is billed as “The Pearl of the Chesapeake”, and this unique waterfront town is located on the eastern shore of the Chesapeake Bay. It is definitely a tourist town but it’s small with a population of only 1,310 people and never seems to be crowded.
You will not need a bed for this one making it right for bus stops, night club corners, back alleys or any other place you find your self. You will both be standing with the girls back against the front of the guy. Now girls lean slightly forward, keeping your back straight and your hands on your thighs, you can also brace yourself against a wall. Guys from behind her you will Stand and Deliver, not to quick, but fast enough you do not get caught.
Release date: June 25, 2010 (USA) Directors: Tim Hetherington, Sebastian Junger If you want a shockingly honest look at how an empire works then you will want to see the movie Restrepo. It is billed as “Chronicling the hard work, fear and brotherhood that come with repelling a deadly enemy.” In my opinion that statement […]
Who was the first to circumnavigate the world? The answer you receive will depend on who you ask. If you ask most of the world they will either say Joshua Slocum or Ferdinand Magellan, however both answers are wrong. If you ask someone from Spain they will say Juan Sebastián Elcano but that answer is only 1/18th correct. The world’s first circumnavigation was completed by 18 people not just one. Now sit back and discover the tha amazing journey that started with 270 men and ended with only 18.
5 December 1484 Pope Innocent VIII began the holocaust against women with his directive, Summis Desiderantes Affectibus, which recognized the existence of witches and gave full papal approval for the inquisition eam to move against witches and starting 300 years of extreme violence against women. The peak of witch hunting was during the European wars of religion, climaxing from 1580 to 1630. The witch hunts declined in the early 18th century, culminating with the British Witchcraft Act of 1735, but there were sporadic witch-trials until the last known which trial in 1782.
Dreamkeeper is a 2003 film written by John Fusco and directed by Steve Barron. The film recounts 10 Indian legends from the from the Cheyenne, Pawnee, Lakota, Blackfeet, Kiowa, Mohawk and Crow tribes.
This past spring Stephen bought a 28 ft Columbia 8.7 sailboat. He asked me to come and help him move it from the hardstand in Baltimore to his new marina on the Chesapeake Bay. His sailboat needed quite a bit of work before it could be put into the water.