It started in the 60s with my desire to volunteer on the Starship Enterprise, but Captain James T. Kirk took the top spot and Mr. Spock secured First Officer. When you factor in Dr. McCoy, Mr. Scott, Uhura, Sulu, Chekov and the full contingent of other essential crew members, there was just not an extra berth for me.
Later, following a year in Europe living and loving in a Volkswagen Van, I found myself crossing the Atlantic on a “tramp” Yugoslavian freighter from Lisbon to New York. The ship was far from ordinary with Portuguese stowaways running from the Salazar read more >>>
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