Anchors Part 3

The anchor is symbol with many different meanings.. Stability: it represents the stable part of the human being. “People with high emotional stability have greater control over their emotions and are not easily affected by life’s problems or setbacks. Their feelings are more stable, they have a realistic approach to life. They are also patient,Continue reading “Anchors Part 3”

Anchors Part 2

More nautical lore from High Seas: The anchor is symbol with many different meanings.. Relationships: a strong, deep, resistant and invincible bond Over time, the anchor has become the symbol of love, providing a stable life for couples. In their representations, this object often takes on the meaning of loyalty. The anchor is firmly tied toContinue reading “Anchors Part 2”

Anchors Part One

Some nautical lore from High Seas. The anchor is symbol with many different meanings: Hope: support against the complications that life presents. “Hope holds you fast like an anchor so you don’t give way.” ― Philip Pullman “If we think about what hope actually is, it is nothing more than a state of optimistic mood inContinue reading “Anchors Part One”

A Lovable New Design

This is a favorite for us and speaks to the more playful side of the High Seas brand. The High Seas Clothing online store has a whole new look and now features free shipping on all designs. Unique Nautical T-Shirt Designs by HighSeasClothing on Etsy And I present; a little something for all those whoContinue reading “A Lovable New Design”

Jacques Cousteau

Another inspirational maritime quote. Jacques Cousteau was the inspiration for my all time favorite film ‘The Life Aquatic’ and was an amazing person who moved mountains for marine conservation and oceanography. The Cousteau Society, founded in 1973 has more than 50,000 members worldwide and his films have received three Oscars. He was what us AussiesContinue reading “Jacques Cousteau”

A Ship In Harbor

This quote is surely a call to action to get out of your comfort zone and make life an adventure. To me it resonates with a mindset of avoiding mediocrity, to set sail is to leave the work, eat, watch TV, repeat lifestyle and do something truly meaningful. Wishing you all smooth seas and skillfulContinue reading “A Ship In Harbor”

Revolving door

The concept of the career crim, is still alive and kicking.  27/3/2019 A mate went home today  They call him The Levitator  Andf my name being what it is  They call me The Navigator  The ‘Gator’ and the ‘Tator’  He’s a metal head  And I’m a punk  So we can agree  On loud guitars  And pounding drums  A career crim   He’s done hardContinue reading “Revolving door”

The Lucky Country

 It could have been so much worse.  05/11/20219 When I read and watch  Stories about American jails  I realize I am truly blessed  There’s 2.3 million souls  Mostly doing it tougher than me  And that’s  not taking into account  Prisons in third world countries  But in AMC  In the minimum-security cottages  In a single man cell  With a supportive family  And the reputation that comes  From a brutal crime Continue reading “The Lucky Country”

Breathe Deep, Seek Peace

Learning and fresh knowledge are essential. 18/01/2021 The tree of wisdom beckons To all who would heed its call The ancient power of nature Breathing life into Our weary souls Let this fresh knowledge These new synapses firing Be a rapturous discovery Of the healing power Contained within The oceans, rivers and forests As theContinue reading “Breathe Deep, Seek Peace”

Forever Golden, Golden Forever

The golden path is no longer paradise lost. October 2020 Hold on to what’s golden 7 months no breaches A job and a place of my own That’s how gravy’s made New friends, new connections Precious Banter Sacred good cheer And all that hard work is rewarded So move forward Let the soul sing AndContinue reading “Forever Golden, Golden Forever”