More Water…

It seems like a long time ago now, but when I last wrote about water-based activities, I’d just passed my powerboat course. After the excitement of tearing up and down a waterway in a RIB, it was an anti-climax to return to a lake with a maximum speed of 4mph and...

Not a Drop – Not Even Wet

Having gone off at a tangent about volunteering, it’s probably appropriate to tell you how that philosophy took me in a slightly different direction at the sailing club. As I’m on the Speakers Club committee, I’ve made it clear that I won’t join the Sailing...

Another Drop? More Like a Dunk

Rightly or wrongly, there comes a time in a relationship when you decide you need a pastime to enjoy together. Lizzie and I reached that point in 2012.  I know she had a fixation with the Mayan prophecies, so there may have been an element of wanting to enjoy...

Another Drop to Drink

If you got to the end of my last post, you may still have been wondering: But where’s all this going? To be fair, I wasn’t 100% sure myself at first, but I realised this isn’t a side of my life I’ve talked about before. And it has eventually led me in a particular...

Not a Drop to Drink. Well…

I love water. I like swimming in it and sailing on it – in fact, any kind of boating will do.  When I have a shower, I stand under the running water for far longer than I really should – I just love the sensation of the water on my body.  I even like drinking...