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My new blog:

Dock Six Chronicles

Let me know what you think.

It's 5 o'clock somewhere:


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It is a little short on content.

Other than that, it is a great start. Keep up the good work and the problem I noted will disappear.
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The background is all blurry. I have a headache now. Heh-heh.


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Anonymity has it's perqs. Fewer (okay, no) amenities means lower slip costs, fewer people means less noise, and the lack of water and power means that few boat owners overnight on their boats. In fact, throughout the season we are often the only people on the dock after sundown. Speaking of sundown, I think we have the best sunset viewing in the entire place:

The slip is cheaper and fewer people, I wish I could get the same deal at POH(Portsmouth Olympic harbour, Kingston)


Nice start, I have it bookmarked, I suspect the content will grow as the season warms up!!

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With bl's sense of humor - this is definitely going to be one to watch.


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Looks slick... nice. Pour a couple of sundowners and send 'em over!

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I have added you as a bookmark, pressure's on..
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Off to a great start BL! Looks good.

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Looking good, thanks for sharing!


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I must confess I find this lake sailing business intriguing. Must be exceptionally pleasant.

Hey...why am I typing in this strange font ? Now thats a tadge spooky if you ask me.

oh yes, lakes......yeah yeah I know that the GLs can get pretty nasty at times but in general you wouldn't get the big ocean swells now would you ? In Sydney even when it is dead calm you are just as likely to still have the ocean swell rolling in.

Onya Jonesy.....we expect much in the way of wit though possibly not so expectant of wisdom....

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