One More …

Home, but working on my next cruises, this fall on Silversea’s SILVER WHISPER, which will be in the Antillies, and you can’t talk about these islands without talking about sugar and the horrific Triangle Trade of slavery. So I’ve been thinking about, and writing about sugar and slavery in islands like Grenada, Barbados and Curacao.

The other day I wrote about the power and comfort of those great old hymns of the faith that I was raised on … and the most powerful one, loved the world over both by folks who know, and wish they knew, the power of faith. So here it is, with an amazing lesson in musicology that connects all of this together. [I love connecting stuff which the more I can do it as I sail around the world, the more interesting is the journey and life.]