The Complete Logbook

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Preparations
U.S.A
Cuba
Mexico
Belize
Guatemala
Honduras
Colombian Islands
San Blas & Panama
Cartagena, Colombia
The Voyage Northward
The American East Coast
Newport & Ithaka's Refit
Maine, Virginia, Florida

Bahamas
Jamaica
San Blas Islands
The Colombian Coast
Kuna Yala
Homeward Bound

Preparations

#1 We're Going Cruising December 17, 1999

#2 The Secret Club The Secret Club January 24, 2000

#3 Taming the Lists February 19, 2000

#4 Finding Ithaka March 20, 2000

#5 Onward April 21, 2000

#6 Freedom's Just Another Word for Nothing Left to Sell May 19, 2000

#7 Containing The Anxiety May 26, 2000

#8 Inside Ithaka June 2000

#9 Questions from Readers June 2, 2000

#10 The Tape June 9, 2000

#11 Questions from Readers June 16, 2000

#12 Getting Out Of Dodge June 21, 2000

#13 Hot Times, Summer in the City July 17, 2000

#14 On Buying and Selling Boats July 13, 2000

#15 Questions for the Bernons July 2000

#16 The Pleasures of Inconvenience July 27, 2000

U.S.A.

#17 The Perfect Ditch Kit For The Perfect Storm August 2000

#18 Reflections August 10, 2000

#19 The Holy Waters Of Casco Bay August 18, 2000

#20 The Third Beach Syndrome August 22, , 2000

#21 The Bard of Hibbing August 30, 2000

#22 East Of Schoodic September 8, 2000

#23 Red Fleece and Greasy Sweatshirts September 14, 2000

#24 And The Show Goes On September 22, 2000

#25 One Night’s Watch, or How Flies Time September 29, 2000

#26 Goodbye to Newport October 6, 2000

#27 Hi Ho, Hi Ho,Or Why Are Those Dwarves Whistling? October 13, 2000

#28 People And Food On Ithaka

#29 On Hurling And Being Hurled October 27, 2000

#30 There, But For The Grace Of God, Go We November 3, 2000

#31 It's A Bird, It's A Plane, It's Cruising November 8, 2000

#32 Missing Jay Leno November 17, 2000

#33 Warm and Cold, Feeling Drained and Being Filled November 24, 2000

#34 Flames on the ICW December 1, 2000

#35 Breaking Out Of the ICW December 8, 2000

#36 The Mailbag December 15, 2000

#37 I Eye December 22, 2000

#38 Holiday Greetings from Ithaka

#39 Something Had To Give January 5, 2001

Cuba

#40 Waiting for the Weather Window January 12, 2001

#41 Boys and Girls On Boats

#42 It Takes all Day January 26, 2001

#43 The Provisioning Fandango February 2, 2001

#44 In Our Hearts, We Are Brothers. Welcome to Cuba February 9, 2001

#45 And The Beat Goes On February 16, 2001

#46 No Shoes on the Fishermen February 23, 2001

#47 Béisbol Cubano: Industriare 7 - Guantana 1 March 2, 2001

#48 The Coda On Cuba March 9, 2001

Mexico

#49 Life In The Spin Cycle March 16, 2001

#50 From the Heart: Home For Hannah March 23, 2001

#51 Chilling Out About The Fridge March 30, 2001

#52 "Good Morning, Isla Mujeres!" April 6, 2001

#53 The Whole Tooth and Nothing But The Tooth April 13, 2001

#54 Heirloom Coordinates April 20, 2001

#55 Towns at the End of the Road April 27, 2001

Belize

#56 Tuning In, Before Tuning Out May 4, 2001

#57 Finn’s World, Where Dogs Eat Dinghies and People Eat Well May 11, 2001

#58 Herman Heads South May 18, 2001

#59 Small Dramas at the Reef May 25, 2001

#60 Tiny Bubbles June 1, 2001

#61 Geeks on Freqs June 8, 2001

#62 Faith in the Underworld June 15, 2001

#63 When The Rains Came June 22, 2001

#64 Pico Pico Vinaigrette June 29, 2001

#65 Tropical Waves, and Hairy Moments At Glover's July 6, 2001

#66 Sleep is About Anchoring July 13, 2001

#67 Dat's Life, Mon July 20, 2001

Guatemala

#68 Bellying Up to the Río Dulce Bar July 27, 2001

#69 School Daze at Ak'Tenamit August 3, 2001

#70 Rumors on the Río August 10, 2001

#71 Catching Babies August 17, 2001

#72 It's a Jungle Out There August 24, 2001

#73 Thumbelina Does Guate September 1, 2001

#74 The Chicken Buses of Guatemala September 7, 2001

#75 The Scorched Earth of Todos Santos September 14, 2001

#76 Prophets & Profits: My Man San Simón September 21, 2001

#77 Spreading the Word September 28, 2001

#78 A First Visit Home October 5, 2001

#79 Busy Days At Home October 12, 2001

#80 Chapter Two: When the Wind Blows October 19, 2001

#81 The Jewel of Guatemala October 26, 2001

#82 Reality Check - November 2, 2001

#83 The Life and Times of Mark Hassler - November 9, 2001

#84 In Search of The Next Good Read - November 16, 2001

#85 Stayin' Alive - November 23, 2001

#86 On the Road Again - November 30, 2001

#87 Questions From The Field - December 7, 2001

#88 Good-bye To Guatemala - December 14, 2001

Honduras

#96 Crossing to Honduras - December 21, 2001

#89 A Roatn Reunion - December 28, 2001

#90 Christmas at Calabash - January 4, 2002

#91 The Anchor Watch - January 11, 2002

#92 Making Repairs and Making Music - January 18, 2002

#93 The Dave Show - January 25, 2002

#94 Playing Ball with the Mayans - February 1, 2002

#95 Life On The Hard - February 15, 2002

#96 Pirates & Persecutions, Bights & Bites - March 1, 2002

#98 Making Time for Barbareta - March 15, 2002

#99 Guanaja: Crossroads in the Western Caribbean - March 29, 2002

#100Aiming For The Corner - April 12, 2002

#101The Castaways - April 26, 2002

#102 Landfall Colombia! - May 10, 2002


Colombian Islands

#103 Divine Providence - May 24, 2002

#104 Weather Makes The Call - June 7, 2002

#105 Nearly as Pretty as Tijuana - June 21, 2002


San Blas & Panama

#106 Onward, To Kuna Yala! - July 5, 2002

#107 The Other Story Of O - July 19, 2002

#108 Characters In Kuna Yala - August 2, 2002

#109 The Prop-er Thing To Do - August 16, 2002

#110 Goodbyes In Linton - August 30, 2002

#111Sand Dollar Pays The Piper - September 13, 2002

#112 Sitting Around The Pool - September 27, 2002

#113 Nargana: Town in Transition - October 11, 2002

#114 Checking Out, And Checking The Mail - October 25, 2002


Cartagena, Colombia

#115 Good-Bye Kuna Yala, Hello Cartagena - November 8, 2002

#116 A Cartagena Diary - November 22, 2002

#117 The Eyes Have It - December 6, 2002

#118 Christmas Time on Ithaka - December 20, 2002

#119 At Play In The Realm Of The Incas - January 3, 2003

#120 Reveries on A Walk to Machu Picchu - January 17, 2003

#121The Exit Lounge - January 31, 2003

#122 Back on the Hook - February 14, 2003

#123 A Turning Point - February 28, 2003

The Voyage Northward

#124 Welcome To “The Log Of Ithaka” July 1, 2003

#125 A Snail's Pace July 15, 2003

#126 Forty Miles And a World Away August 1, 2003

#127 Whats Cooking? August 15, 2003

#128 Thinking Like a Fish September 1, 2003

#129 Breakthroughs At The Reef September 15, 2003

#130 A Sleigh Ride To Isla October 1, 2003

#131 Streaming Toward Florida October 15, 2003

The American East Coast

#132 Civilization And Its Malcontents November 1, 2003

#133 Georgia On My Mind November 15, 2003

#134 Toward A Great Date In Great Bridge December 1, 2003

#135 The Wind Rocks The Willows December 15, 2003

#136 The Forgiveness of Mud and Time January 1, 2004

#137 Reading The Mail In Mill Creek January 15, 2004

#138 Daring To Imagine A Different Life February 1, 2004

#139 Delaware River Agonies February 15, 2004

Newport & Ithaka's Refit

#140 Homeward Bound March 1, 2004

#141 Catching Up With Boat Work and Mail, In Newport March 15, 2004

#142 Redundancy On Ithaka April 1, 2004

#143 Slouching Toward Hamsterdom April 15, 2004

#144 Craving Turkey May 1, 2004

#145 A Winters Refit Tale-Part I May 15, 2004

#146 A Winters Refit Tale: Part 2 of 3 June 1, 2004

#147 A Winters Refit Tale -- Part 3 of 3 Capitalist Tools & Major Vises June 15, 2004

#148 Opening The June Mail Bag July 1, 2004

Maine, Virginia, Florida

#149 B-Line To P-Town July 15, 2004

#150 White As A Wedding In Casco Bay August 1, 2004

#151 The Nature of Nature Down East August 15, 2004

#152 Ivory, Irony, and Seals of Approval September 1, 2004

#153 Of Blueberries, And Fog, And Old Friends September 15, 2004

#154 Dividing Lines October 1, 2004

#155 Reading The Mail In Newport October 15, 2004

#156 Swift Boat to Virginia November 1, 2004

#157 Solenoid on Ice November 15, 2004

#158 Building Memories In St. Augustine December 1, 2004

#159 The Last Ditch December 15, 2004

#160 In and Out the Intracoastal Waterway January 1, 2005

#161 Holidays On Zia January 15, 2005

#162 Our Diary Of A BVI Charter February 1, 2005

#163 Saying Goodbye Is Always the Hardest Part February 15, 2005

#164 So, Who's Keeping Track? March 1, 2005

Bahamas

#165 The Paradise Across The Stream March 15, 2005

#166 Hunting at Samana April 1, 2005

#167 Separation At Mayaguana April 15, 2005

#168 Whining Through Paradise May 1, 2005

#169 Preventing The Prop May 15, 2005

Jamaica

#170 From Ithaka's Galley, In Port Antonio June 1, 2005

#171 Rolling Out the Rainbow Carpet June 15, 2005

#172 Rastas, Roosters, and Reggae - Ya, Mon! July 1, 2005

#173 Radar Love July 15, 2005

#174 Booking Passage -- Jamaica to Kuna Yala August 1, 2005

San Blas Islands

#174 Sweet Reunions In the San Blas August 15, 2005

#175 Up The Rio Sidra With Lisa September 1, 2005

#176 Time Warps in Kuna Yala September 15, 2005

#177 Island Villages Of The Robesons October 1, 2005

#178 Have Ulu, Will Travel October 15, 2005

#179 High-Stakes Mola Negotiations November 1, 2005

#180 Life in the RV Park November 15, 2005

#181 Christmas Gifts for Cruisers Getting Ready to Go December 1, 2005

#182 Happy Holidays From Ithakas Galley December 15, 2005

#183 Tigre, the Tidy Town January 1, 2006

The Colombian Coast

#184 Feliz Ano Nuevo, Cartegena! January 15, 2006

#185 Viva Cartagena! February 1, 2006

#186 Great Treasures In Foul Waters February 15, 2006

#187 The English-Speaking Ladies Club March 1, 2006

#188 Let's Talk Toxins-Let's Talk Paint March 15, 2006

#189 The Cartagena Mailbag: Amoebas, Cookers, Books, and Cameras April 1, 2006

#190 Traveling Down the Colombian Coast April 15, 2006

#191 A Strong Island For Memory Making May 1, 2006

#192 Hugging The Coast Toward Kuna Yala May 15, 2006

Kuna Yala

#193 The Sail’s Call June 1, 2006

#194 Ustupu Celebrates The Kuna Revolution June 15, 2006

#195 From Ithakas Galley Our Daily Bread July 1, 2006

#196 Slow Dancing Through The San Blas July 15, 2006

#197 Have Ulu Will Travel: Part II—The Epilogue August 1, 2006

#198 Farewell To Dear Friends August 15, 2006

Homeward Bound

#199 Mr. Bing And The Water Pump September 1, 2006

#200 The Light House September 15, 2006

#201 Bits and Pieces October 1, 2006

#202 Mailbag: Underway Toward America October 15, 2006

#203 A Momentous Landfall In Key West November 1, 2006

#204 A Friend Unlocks Key West November 15, 2006

#205 See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me December 1, 2006

#206 A Windy Ride North December 15, 2006

#207 Happy New Year From Ithaka January 1, 2007

#208 The Springtime Of Cruising Romance January 15, 2007

#209 Night Passage Toward The Rest Of My Life February 1, 2007

#210 Going Home Is Such A Ride February 15, 2007

#211 Amphibious Challenges March 1, 2007

#212 Exhibits from Ithakas Collection of Cruising Wall Art March 15, 2007

#213 Mailbag From Portsmouth, Part 1 of 3 April 1, 2007

#214 Mailbag From Portsmouth, Part 2 of 3 April 15, 2007

#215 Mailbag From Portsmouth, Part 3 of 3 May 1, 2007

#216 She Walks With An Attitude Of Freedom May 15, 2007

#217 Its Off To Work We Go June 1, 2007

#218 Many Thanks And Fair Winds June 15, 2007