Re: New here, new to sailing...
It all goes rather quick really. I still like the boatyard best. No place is the learning curve faster. Each sailor makes guess's at what the ocean will do and where to bolster his or her vessel. You hear their dreams and see their boats much like tree houses I knew as a child. Everyone has an opinion and you must decide which to adapt or make one of your own. It's too exciting to explain. The dynamics of wind & water will carry you along so fast you hardly notice the time is passing but it does.