SEA Currents: sailing
November 09, 2021
We have officially entered the waters of the Caribbean Sea, and this morning at exactly 1129, the island of Virgin Gorda, BVIs was spotted (while I was tucked away in my bunk after an early dawn watch).
November 07, 2021
Among the many things that we students are learning to do aboard the SSV Corwith Cramer, one of my favorite things that I have learned so far is the art of celestial navigation.
November 06, 2021
Beauty of the Sea
I’m sad that I’m missing the most beautiful time of year back home.
November 05, 2021
I’m On A Boat!
Remember remember! Too cliché for me to continue that bit even further. It’s November 5th, and today everyone has made sure I know the date with that funny limerick we can only remember four lines of.
November 04, 2021
How I Learned To Go With the Flow
Going into this trip I knew I would be challenged in ways I could never imagine.
November 01, 2021
I can see all the clouds to ever exist, or so it feels
0000: The moon was nowhere to be found, I could not see anything up on deck, and the beginning of November 1st was an early one for C Watch.
October 31, 2021
Sour Tricks and Sweet Treats
On this all hallows eve, filled with sprites and frights, we revel in a night of sour tricks and sweet treats.
October 30, 2021
How is it already field day again?
Hello family and friends of our boat family onboard the lovely Cramer! First off, happy birthday to one of my fellow C watchers, Anna!
October 28, 2021
Dude, where’s my sextant?
It feels like almost every experience I’ve had on the high seas is superlative.
October 26, 2021
A lotta fun with L.A.N and Celestial Navigation
Finding new passions in life is hard because – 1. It’s hard to get excited about things you’ve never heard of and 2. You have no idea where to begin.