Fair Winds & Following Seas

Fair Winds & Following Seas

Moving With the Tides of History

Movie Review – Greyhound (2020)

“Meet her!” Commander Ernest Krause Director: Aaron Schneider Producers: Gary Goetzman Starring: Tom Hanks, Stephen Graham, Rob Morgan, Elisabeth Shue Released: 10 July 2020 Note: This film was originally slated for a theatrical release, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic it was instead released directly to streaming. Everyone is trying to get in on the

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Sailor Speak of the Week – Block

Definition Noun A pulley. Origin 15th century. From Old French, bloc, of the same meaning. Comments What landlubbers refer to as a pulley. i.e. A mechanical device used to aid in lifting heavy objects. Similar terms are also found in Early Dutch and German. References King, D., Hattendorf, J.B, & Estes, J.W. (1997). A Sea

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