Category Archives: U.S. Virgin Islands

Rose, Hurricane Roger, and the 11,000 virgins

The US Virgin Islands (USVIs) are like siblings—related by blood and separated by disposition. One is a popular socialite who wears glitzy jewelry and talks loud. One is laid-back and loves the outdoors. Another is an introvert with an abiding … Continue reading

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The Saga of Sagitta (Part 2)

I’m at sea on a 120-foot three-masted sailboat, Sagitta, touring some of the Leeward Caribbean islands and feeling somewhat disconnected from the real world. To read “The Saga of Sagitta (Part 1),” please see the previous post. Day Six: Sagitta … Continue reading

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