Category Archives: General Ramblings

Signs of life

While I’m not back to posting on here regularly, I am delving back in to photography in a big way and I don’t want anyone to miss out. If you have instagram please look up my public profile, @newatermanphoto for … Continue reading

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Things will be quiet for a while.

Well I know I said I would be trying to post more, this and that, etc. It’s just not going to be happening folks. A combination of a lot of factors has made it more stress than stress relief. I’m … Continue reading

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I’ve been trying folks

  Well I’ve been really trying to write more lately, it just isn’t happening though folks. It’s probably a combination of a lot of things, call it blogger’s fatigue, a lack of real excitement for work some days, and just … Continue reading

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The City Dock of Brotherly Love

Well after a bit of a shake up here at the office, I’ve been re-assigned for the time being to the Philadelphia fleet. I’m on a sister ship to my previous vessel, with a pretty gravy contract shuffling one of … Continue reading

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The Mark

The mark of experience, a certain kind of experience, that’s what the rust on the rails of a tug tween the quarter bitts and texas bar represents. I tend to agree with, as a mentor once told me, “A tugboat … Continue reading

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Offshore, Nearshore.

Another busy hitch spent mostly offshore. We crew changed on in Jacksonville a day early and ended up waiting a couples days at our Jacksonville yard for weather. Not so much local weather, but the weather for the Cape Hatteras … Continue reading

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On the Wire

It’s been a busy few weeks to start the new year, both at home and afloat. On the tugboat front we’ve put some miles under the keel in the last two weeks; roughly 2,000 to be specific. After nearly a … Continue reading

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