What Does the Writer in You Say? Part Two

On August 4th, I published part one of an excerpt from Ocean of Insight: A Sailor's Voyage Deep into the Climate Crisis along with an invitation for the writer in you to offer your critique to help make this better book. Below, the story continues. I'm sharing paragraphs from the first chapter, one that explores the theme of fear. All…

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Writing Sample–Part 6

Here is an excerpt from Ocean of Insight: A Climate Justice Memoir (the tale begins in my June 5th posting). Let me know what you think--H Just then, a man steps out of the beach bungalow on shore and stares toward me. He is dark haired, of medium height, with…

Writing Sample–Part 5

Here is an excerpt from Chapter One of Ocean of Insight: A Climate Justice Memoir. To read from the beginning, go to my June 5th posting. The book's development is crowd-sourced so I encourage your comments--H “Bad news,” I announce. “The tackle is in pieces. We need a shackle to…

Writing Sample–Part 4

Ocean of Insight: A Climate Justice Memoir is a book in development. Here is the next excerpt from Chapter One. (You'll find the chapter begins on the June 5th posting.) Enjoy the adventure--H Although we’ve owned boats and sailed for nearly thirty-five years, Dave and I are barely prepared for…

Writting Sample Part 3

Here is the next excerpt from Chapter One, Ocean of Insight, a memoir in the works. You'll find the beginning of the tale in the posting on June 5--H Confused, I drop down the companionway ladder to lay hands on nautical charts with the phone number of BASRA Headquarters. The…