It’s not all plane sailing on the canals… Solent Sky Museum #narrowboat #england

The Diesel-Electric Elephant Company.


Please accept my apologies for my online absence of the past week, I have been on an expedition for Her Maj., inspecting the south coast and a little of Oxfordshire. Most of it passed muster, some of it will, on my recommendation, be temporarily closed while old “management” is hanged, drawn and eighthed, and new management appointed. The Cardinal, bless his little cotton anodes, has been languishing in a …marina.

Yes, yes, I know, but there was little to no alternative. The Cardinal is never towpath-bound without me upon his decks, and a marina was (marginally) safer for the week.

AAAAAc You have no idea just how guilty I felt at leaving the poor Cardinal squashed into a marina mooring while I went off to the south coast via Oxford’s skyline…

Sardines, sardines as far as the eye can see. It is a very nice marina, and mains…

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About The Owl Lady

Viv Drewa is a Michigan native who has enjoyed reading and writing since 1963. Though she studied medicinal chemistry at the University of Michigan, her passion has always been writing. She had been awarded third place for her nonfiction short story about her grandfather's escape from Poland. Later, she rewrote this story and was published in the "Polish American Journal" as "From the Pages of Grandfather's Life" and has republished it on Amazon.com as a short story. Viv took creative and journalism courses to help in her transition to fulfill her dream of becoming a writer. She worked as an intern for Port Huron's 'The Times Herald", and also wrote, edited and did the layout or the Blue Water Multiple Sclerosis newsletter "Thumb Prints." She also has a business promoting authors. Owl and Pussycat Book Promotions. Viv, her husband Bob and their cat Princess, live in Fort Gratiot, Michigan.

2 comments on “It’s not all plane sailing on the canals… Solent Sky Museum #narrowboat #england

  1. Thank you! I am glad that you enjoyed this – I had a brilliant trip away, lots to see, lots to do – and we saw and did as much as we could! 🙂

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