Tag Archives: Micke Van Ewijk

Out…

It is that time again… The whole year consists of three terrifying moments: Going back in the water, sailing and coming out! Terrifying but also life affirming, beset with problem solving and wonderful memories of a life lived to the … Continue reading

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Hjem… There and back again.

From the title, you will see that I have returned safely to Borka Brygga. Nine hundred and seventy nautical miles (which is approximately one thousand, one hundred and sixteen land miles) of open sea, archipelago and fjords. From the grand entry … Continue reading

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Zen and the art of delay…

Spiritual lessons often come in unusual situations… Strange to think that a lowly starter-motor could provide such an enlightening opportunity! By now I should have been well north of Glada Hudik, or happy Hudiksvall as it is known in Sweden. … Continue reading

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A working girl!

Busy, busy, busy! That’s the name of the game. Summer is slowly seeping into Enånger (pronounced eh-nong-er) fjord, teasing the pines and silver birches, which have burst into a dazzling foliage. All is becoming green; swallows dash and dive across … Continue reading

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In…

There are two really bad moments when you live on a boat… Getting lifted out, and being dropped back in, with the latter verb hopefully metaphorical in nature! Saturday the tenth of May was Free’s official start to summer and my nerves … Continue reading

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From here to there…

I have surprised even myself this past month; maybe breaking all records in my gypsy life… Somehow I have managed to live in five cities within three countries, all in one month! London, Liverpool, Manchester, Berlin and now Brussels. I … Continue reading

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