Pacific Revisited: Disaster Strikes

This blog is rather long, but now we are at the denouement of this doomed attempt, let’s just get it over and done with. I’ve also refrained from adding after-the-fact comments this time around, letting you see the story as it stood at the time. So here you go – the humiliating end to this first attempt on the Pacific. If you’ve enjoyed these excerpts … Continued

Pacific Revisited: Disaster Minus 1

To herald the publication of my next book, Stop Drifting, Start Rowing: One Woman’s Search for Happiness and Meaning Alone on the Pacific, I am revisiting some of my blogs from the Pacific crossing, adding a postscript either with additional details or a kind of “if I’d known then what I know now….” comment. Day 10: 40 Knots Roz and Rita Savage 22 Aug 2007, Pacific … Continued

Pacific Revisited: Disaster Minus 2

To herald the publication of my next book, Stop Drifting, Start Rowing: One Woman’s Search for Happiness and Meaning Alone on the Pacific, I am revisiting some of my blogs from the Pacific crossing, adding a postscript either with additional details or a kind of “if I’d known then what I know now….” comment. Day 9: Locked in Battle Roz Savage 20 Aug 2007, The Brocade … Continued

Pacific Revisited: Disaster Minus 3

To herald the publication of my next book, Stop Drifting, Start Rowing: One Woman’s Search for Happiness and Meaning Alone on the Pacific, I am revisiting some of my blogs from the Pacific crossing, adding a postscript either with additional details or a kind of “if I’d known then what I know now….” comment. Day 8: What Was I Thinking? Roz Savage 19 Aug 2007, The … Continued

Pacific Revisited: Disaster Minus 4

To herald the publication of my next book, Stop Drifting, Start Rowing: One Woman’s Search for Happiness and Meaning Alone on the Pacific, I am revisiting some of my blogs from the Pacific crossing, adding a postscript either with additional details or a kind of “if I’d known then what I know now….” comment. Day 7: Land Looming Large Again Roz Savage 18 Aug 2007, The … Continued