John Smith

Mermaid in Honduras, Part II

  After emptying several bottles of compressed air, and spending several hours below the boat blowing bubbles and applying underwater goo to the affected seams, the leak had slowed but not stopped. I should not have sailed onto a shoal …

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Mermaid in Central America

Mermaid ashore in Honduras where some planks were replaced

I had been to the Gulf of Honduras about 30 years ago aboard the Mermaid and had visited most of the Bay Islands except for Utila. I still had a chart of that area and so decided that I should put …

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