Daily Archives: July 24, 2010

9-10:15 p.m.

 9:00 pm           Sky’s deepening orange and pinks – day is drawing to a close.  I feel the need to travel to the shores of Lake Michigan where I feel closer to where our Chicago-Mac sailor guys are sailing. I feel … Continue reading

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12 noon

12:00 noon      Steve called – they had rain all night long too – some of the banks near the marina washed out – standing rain in places. The forecast for their 3 pm start time is predicted for “clear” – … Continue reading

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5 and 8 a.m.

5:00 am           Add thunder to the mix. The rain continues to fall.  8:00 am           Persistent rain continues throughout the early morning hours. I close the hatch above my head and close all the windows too due to moisture finding its … Continue reading

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4 a.m.

 4 am:   I am awakened by the pitter-patter of rain drops. Not able to stand the suspense any longer, I rise and unzip the companionway of our boat and step out into the cockpit. Sure enough! The rain is coming … Continue reading

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