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New Plan for the Books

I communicated with a publisher about this Drift Away blog transferred to Drift Away books.  First, I was told that publishers aren’t interested in a series of books, which this would have to be.  At least two, perhaps three books worth.&nbsp…

The Voyage of Drift Away – The Book(s)

This blog has been an online chronicle of not only Drift Away the boat, but Pamela and me, our dogs and cats, our travels, and our lifestyle.  Many of you have asked if I’m going to write a book about it.  I am now in the process of doing exa…

A Question For You All

I graduated from writing magazine articles to writing blogs to writing books.  I just published another book about Sasquatch and republished my first book in hardcover and color.  I now will move on to publishing “The Voyage of Drift Away:&nb…

2018 Golden Isles Calendar

I suppose all cruisers have their favorite places.  Pamela’s and mine are Georgia’s Low Country, but especially the Golden Isles.While putzing about with my fourth book, I put together a 2018 calendar using photos taken by yours truly.  It is…

Thanks for the Joy You’ve Given Me

I’m in the process of writing another book, and in the introduction to it, I mention Drift Away.I vividly recall Pamela and I discussing names for our old trawler but nothing fit.  I believe that things and pets and babies will name themselves giv…

Photography Part 2

Just to get you Drift Away folk caught up with my photography.  Some you’ve seen before on this blog, others are new.

Photography!

Like I wrote about often in this blog, I wrote this blog not only for you, but for Pam and me.  Now that we’re no longer cruising and living aboard, my writing and photography has taken a new turn.I’m still writing.  Believe it or not… abou…

Amazon’s Author’s Page

If you’ve enjoyed this old blog over the years… or even if you’re new to it… I am now a published author.  I just set up my author’s page on Amazon.  It can be found athttps://www.amazon.com/author/davegibson It is still a work in pr…

What is art?

What is art?  Is it writing?  Is it taking photographs?  Or is it painting and sculpture?I belong to a local art group.  I quickly learned that they were focused on painting and little else.  Well, after attentding several meet…

Over Half a Million Hits now?

I’ve been reliving our cruise on Drift Away by rereading this old blog, and I have to say that it was an incredible adventure.  Plus Pam and I met some amazing people.  This post from a few years ago was about reaching 100,000 hits.   It…