I am preparing a talk about our lighthouse caretaking adventures and have been poring over photos, videos and sound clips. This is what we heard all day and night in Alaska. We had our own meditation instructors swimming around the island. If only I had remembered this my first few times in the pool. I […]
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Here’s YOUR chance. Friends of Seguin Island Lighthouse Station is looking for caretakers from Memorial Day to Labor Day 2014. Sadly, actually for happy reasons, I’m busy. Here’s the link to information. It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity. Good luck. On another note, I attended Stitches East Market today. Let’s just say I’m not […]
I finally had a chance to look at some of the photos on my camera – not my iPhone, which was the only electronic device I had on the island. It’s easy to post from but I keep my words brief. We were up in the lantern room at Seguin on a foggy day and […]
The closing crew arrived on the Island at 8 am, we finished work by 11, headed off island by dinghy, then boat, then car, then ferry and saw another stupendous sunset, this time over the Adirondack Mountains.
In between closing the keeper’s quarters, burning burnables on the beach, closing the gift shop and baking the cinnamon (ginger bread cookie) buns, I made a rope mat and baby hat. The rope mat is my third attempt and is almost a charm. I made my first, while we lived on our former sailboat. My […]