And so it begins…. in the midst of world turmoil, pestilence and drama from all corners, we send dispatches from the North Sea. Of ordinary travels in an extraordinary places. Of taking small chances with our time that we have been given. As the tide of time sweeps us toward a ‘certain age’, we have, maybe not swam against it, but at least have cut across it to test our footing in the current. So far so good.