To stave off the oracle’s dire prediction of ill fortune, we need the strongest and bravest band of heroes ever assembled. We are adventurers on a quest to bring an understanding of the North Americas Atlantic Coastal Wetlands into homes and classrooms around the world. This film promises to both entertain and inform the old […]
Navigating the rivers and waterways in front of me, I often find my self tilting at the lighthouses I encounter along the way. While planing this project, many have told me that I am tilting at windmills and to sit up straight in the saddle because it’s just a dream. That may be true but […]
Had to take a day off yesterday. One of the biggest fears I have at this stage of the project is that we may push ourselves too hard and end up burning out and losing major ground in our productivity. So yesterday I took on a new mantle as chief medic and temporarily relieved the […]
Today the word monkey explained what a powder monkey does on a boat. I find myself less than impressed. Not only do those stupid monkeys expect me to do more than sit around looking adorable, but the work they want me to do involves carrying a smelly black powder and cannonballs around.
Today we were in contact with Julie, the lead organizer of Pirates in Paradise, and we got a lot of plans started. It looks like we’ll be taking part in a special mock naval battle against a 33 foot sloop known as the High Tide. This impressive vessel was built by Admiral Finbar himself in […]
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten… charts? For the past two days I have been going over the AIWW charts planning our route south. As it turns out, about 30 miles down the Elisabeth River from Norfolk, you must make a […]
Thrilling news from our fellow pirates in Key West today!!! The Argo and her crew will officially be taking part in the annual Pirates in Paradise festival this year. I got a call this afternoon from the lead festival organizer and she was thrilled at the prospect of us joining the fleet of the Conch […]
Well even if those dumb monkeys cut me out of their video I’m still a star. I’ve been hard at work scripting and shooting my own video and it should be ready to show to the world tomorrow.
Today I was able to get some work done on the documentary outline and we worked some on the itinerary for the trip. Dave did an excellent job of planning things out with the level of precision we need to be successful here.
I have Stephen busy writing scripts and website content so inevitably there is going to come a time when I actually have to do something. Well today is that day. I had to make my first video today and as you can clearly see I look like I was being held for ransom and forced […]