Saturday, November 26, 2016

Born With A Sea Captain's Tale Etched Into The Cup of My Palm

Before I arrived at the top of the world, my great-great grandfather had traveled its waters. I came looking for his footsteps and to make my own.


Joshua Slocum

To view a Google map of his solo-journey around the globe (he is the first person to solo-circumnavigate the world) go to the link below. Once there, click on a blue ship icon and an excerpt, written at this location, from his book, "Sailing Alone Around The World," will appear in the left side bar. 

https://www.google.com/maps/d/u/0/embed?mid=1Ex5cVOf48RPLXlfJUgwsvi7XVaU&hl=en_US&ll=-26.577017779387777%2C-4.836830499999905&z=1

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