rowing back

 

This blog records the progress of a project that will culminate when I attempt to row from Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts to my family's home town -- about 20 miles across open water. This trip will reverse the final voyage of my great-great-great-great grandfather, who was blown out to sea and froze to death in a work accident.

I plan to make the voyage in 2015. There’s a lot to do to prepare ...