The first day of Spring came and went. It was hard to tell because a good 4″ of heavy, wet, mushy snow fell. It dampened our chilled spirits and strengthened our resolve to sail South to warmer climes ASAP.
I may have mentioned how cold and nasty it is here. It is not (as many people have feared) because we are living on our sailboat. It is because it’s winter and New York winter is cold.
I have taken a hiatus from writing due to a couple of reasons. Recovering from health problems for one, winter for another, inertia for yet another.
The health problem thing is on the mend. A surgery, a two-night stay in the hospital plus a stay in an air b&b condo for a few days were my time away from Devilfish. I’ve been back for a couple of weeks, convalescing. And now that I’m off the narcs I’m probably safe to write, though one never knows…