After you have done everything you can do, and thought everything through, then one of two things can happen: You can succeed, or, you can have a wonderful time trying.
Read More West Wight Potter 15 and Salish 100
Sometime ago I saw written words that struck a cord in me: To undertake the restoration or the rebuilding of a boat is “mostly about having the perseverance to learn and to see a project to the end.” And then I gave it some thought and realized that not everyone is capable of seeing a […]
Read More West Wight Potter 15 and the Salish 100 – Days 0-7
To undertake the restoration or rebuilding of a boat is “mostly about having the perseverance that it takes to learn and to see the project to the end.” So, earlier this year, (1/2022) I purposely forget both the amount of time, money, blood, sweat and tears in the project without yet having gotten near a […]
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“This boat that we just built is fine! And don’t try to tell us it’s not. The sides and the back are divine – It’s the bottom I guess we forgot.” ― Shel Silverstein. I can easily now either cast blame or thank someone. It’s all depending on if I’m seeing my cup as half […]
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