DG and Me -
ramblings from a woman afloat


  1. First sight of the barge that was to be mine.
    17 Aug, 2016
    Just me an' my barge...
    People always assume I have l been a sailing person, or have long dreamed of a life afloat. Nothing could be further from the truth; here's the story... I love my old Dutch lady!  A little of how this beautiful relationship began. ​ I love my barge! I guess I have loved her since I first set eyes on her, lying moored on the edge of a Dutch river, nestling amongst the reeds and against a rotting,wooden pier. She appeared dark and somewhat neglected from my stand on the river bank, but what