by Meredith Laitos, Posted December 12, 2013The last time I went frostbiting it was February in Chicago, and it was freezing. Not far offshore, ice floes loomed and just inshore, a layer of frost covered the hardened beaches of Lake Michigan, which bordered the black ice on Lake Shore Drive.
by Patricia H-F Moore, Posted September 19, 2013A sailor’s perspective of a mid-Atlantic drama
by Kerry Pears, Posted August 5, 2013The wind was howling, the tall, young trees outside the motel window roared as they whipped from side to side, and the sturdy building shook nervously.
by Meredith Laitos, Posted June 21, 2013For the first time since its creation in 1986, this year’s ARC (Atlantic Rally for Cruisers) sailors will have a choice of routes after leaving the Canary Islands in November. The newly created ARC+ will include a three- to five-day stopover in Minelo, Cape Verde Islands.