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The Things You Used To Own – Sunday Dive

  Beautiful Sunday morning in the Caribbean. I’m toddling down a single-lane road on my little scooter. The sapphire blue of the Atlantic on my left; stretches all the way to the west coast of Africa. The sun is already high in the sky and the only folks on the road are fishermen, tardy churchgoers […]

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5 Dives in the Atlantic

  Dive #1 – Low Visibility A blissful weekend of scuba diving awaits. I’m going on a dive holiday to one of the smaller islands that dot the ocean around our main inhabited island. I’m meant to leave work early at 3:30 p.m. on the Friday so that I can get my gear and head […]

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Dive Time and Life Timing

Went on a night dive to a shipwreck in shallow waters. We enter the water at sunset, lose the sunlight as we descend. One of the guys has a thing for glow sticks, so we’ve all attached different-colored glow sticks to our tanks. It makes it easier to identify other divers in the dark. A […]

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Breathing Lessons

After 3 years in the Caribbean, I’m finally learning to scuba dive. I know, I know. 3 bloody years? I blame my intransigent workaholism. It precludes any sustained period of time spent incommunicado from my Crackberry-equipped customer base. A bit of an exaggeration, but essentially correct. I am an enabler for the technophages. Maybe I […]

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