Of Foreign Build

Of Foreign Build After Suffering An Emotionally Brutal Bereavement And Against Her Counsellor S Advice, Jackie Ran Away Suddenly Within A New Culture, With A New Husband, And No Friends, She Was Living In The Obscure World Of Cruising With Zero Knowledge Of Boats Crashing Within The First Twenty Four Hours, Jackie Realised Life Would Never Be The Same Again A Floating Home With No Fridge Or Hot Water, And With A Dinghy Instead Of A Car Suffering Self Doubts, She Became Fearful Of Her New World The First Off Shore Voyage Took Jackie Into A Ferocious Storm, Which Battered Her Physically And Mentally Amid The Raging Seas, Jackie Shed The Fear She D Been Harbouring Soon She Was Blissfully Voyaging Around The World, But She Still Carried The Mixed Emotions Of Losing One Man, While Falling Head Over Heels In Love With Another Not Only Did Jackie Deal Successfully With The Challenges Of Her New Existence, She Also Battled With The Testosterone Fuelled Nautical World To Become Both A Professional Captain And A Qualified Maritime Teacher Most Importantly, Jackie Found Herself. Resolute Unconventional A great way to see the world without getting your feet wet The idiom every cloud has a silver lining is the marvelous life lesson I took after reading Jackie Parry s adventures on the high seas What began as a heart rendering loss, concluded gloriously as a validating, yet unconventional approach to living life on one s own terms and finding joy in every moment, even the little things Let me emphasize, this is not merely a book for those that are nautical minded, Resolute Unconventional A great way to see the world without getting your feet wet The idiom every cloud has a silver lining is the marvelous life lesson I took after reading Jackie Parry s adventures on the high seas What began as a heart rendering
This is a review from Readers FavoriteOf Foreign Build From Corporate Girl to Sea Gypsy Woman is a travelogue written by Jackie Parry The author s predictable and safe life changed forever when her fiance, Martin, died after a grueling fight with illness She decided to leave her native England and emigrate to Australia, where she met Noel He was older, divorced and had children, but they had something special and went with it Noel had some experience sailing, and the two decided to find a This is a review from Readers FavoriteOf Foreign Build From Corporate Girl to Sea Gypsy Woman is a travelogue written by Jackie Parry The author s predictable and safe life changed forever when her fiance, Martin, died after a grueling fight with illness She decided to leave her native England and emigrate to Australia, where she met Noel He was older, divorced and had children, but they had something special and went with it Noel had some experience sailing, and the two decided to find a sailboat and travel After seeing a number of boats that didn t catch their fancy, they found Mariah II, a 38 foot sloop They lived aboard and took short trips for the first few years, and then started off on a world voyage.Jackie Parry s travel memoir, Of Foreign Build From Corporate Girl to Sea Gypsy Woman, is likely to st
Jackie Parry had me on a roller coaster of emotions from the very beginning When she described her partner s death I cried and then, as she ran away from England and all her painful memories and started a new life in Australia, I cheered her on I was so glad when she found a new love in Noel, an older man whose love of adventure rivaled her own Together they bought a sailing boat and set off for what would eventually be a round the world trip Jackie at first was scared of being incompetent a Jackie Parry had me on a roller coaster of emotions from the very beginning When she described her partner s death I cried and then, as she ran away from England and all her painful memories and started a new life in Australia, I cheered her on I was so glad when she found a new love in Noel, an older man whose love of adventure rivaled her own Together they bought a sailing boat and set off for what would eventually be a round the world trip Jackie at first was scared of being incompetent and struggled with her new life but by the end of their journey she had become a very competent sailor and found her true self.I shuddered with fear at some of their hair raising adventures and went misty eyed with longing when she described some of the exotic locations where they dropped anchor.I am passing this book on to my husband who loves sailing His dream is to do exactly what Jackie and N
I like this book There s a saying something like, Either write a book about a life lived well, or live your life well enough to have a book written about it Well, Jackie Parry is one of those rare souls who has done both She opens up and candidly tells her life story, metaphorical warts and all Right from the first few pages you sense her genuine self, and that is a great thing because surely many readers sailors or not can relate to her self doubts and fears But don t worry she does I like this book There s a saying something like, Either write a book about a life lived well, or live your life well enough to have a book written about it Well, Jackie Parry is one of those rare souls who has done both She opens up and candidly tells her life story, metaphorical warts and
Of Foreign Build really is a personal journey and a very emotional one at that It takes a lot of courage to up sticks and move to the other side of the world on your own at the best of times, but to do so after facing a terrible personal loss is something else This book is as much about overcoming grief and rebuilding a life as it is about the challenge of learning to sail while sailing from one side of the world to the other and back again I know very little about sailing although I know a Of Foreign Build really is a personal journey and a very emotional one at that It takes a lot of courage to up sticks and move to the other side of the world on your own at the best of times, but to do so after facing a terrible personal loss is something else This book is as much about overcoming grief and rebuilding a life as it is about the challenge of learning to sail while sailing from one sid
Reading Sailing Adventure Books is always a pleasure for me.But some of those books soon become addictive.A Foreign Build is one of those.The end arrived about 1000 pages to soon.Thoroughly enjoyed Jacky s sai
I ve read a number of nonfiction books and memoirs about sailing, most very good reads Of Foreign Build was an exceptional story in many ways First, the writing was fabulous the author has a gift for making the reader feel present for the events, and it was never boring I thought there was a perfect mix of detail about the boat, day to day sailing, difficulties encountered some very unusual , adventures on sea and on land, scary or challenging encounters, and relationships with family I ve read a number of nonfiction books and memoirs about sailing, most very good reads Of Foreign Build was an exceptional story in many ways First, the writing was fabulous the author has a gift for making the reader feel present for the events, and it was never boring I thought there was a perfect mix of detail about the boat, day to day sailing, difficulties encountered some v
What an intrepid and adventurous lady Jackie Parry is Following a traumatic bereavement she took herself off to Australia Quite soon afterwards she got married and set off with her husband Noel on a round the world trip in their newly purchased boat Mariah And what a journey it was With no knowledge of sai
With reluctance I turned the last page of Jackie Parry s Of Foreign Build I now feel compelled to write a review why Because this journey has dispelled my misconceptions of the word memoire My previous imaginings a book crammed full of factual writing and devoid of character and emotions.From the first page my preconceived concerns of drifting thoughts and broken concentration disappeared and I found myself caught up in the tragedy and triumphs of Jackie s adventures Jackie transported With reluctance I turned the last page of Jackie Parry s Of Foreign Build I now feel compelled to write a review why Because this journey has dispelled my misconceptions of the word memoire My previous imaginings a book crammed full of factual writing and devoid of character and emotions.From the first page my preconceived concerns of drifting thoughts and broken concentration disappeared and I found myself caught up in the tragedy and triumphs of Jackie s adventures Jackie transported me to palm fringed islands, wild unforgiving sea
Of Foreign Build is a good read for people interested in learningabout what it is like to sail around the world as a novice and to get a behind the scenes insight into sailing communities and the different types of people yachting attracts It would especially hold the interest of anyone with a sailing background, as the book is quite technical and has a strong focus on the practical aspects of boat maintenance, dealing with authorities in different countries and the day to day routines Of Foreign Build is a good read for people interested in learningabout what it is like to sail around the world as a novice and to get a behind the scenes insight into sailing communities and the different types of people yachting attracts It would especially hold the interest of anyone with a sailing background, as the book is quite technical and has a strong focus on the practical aspects of boat maintenance, dealing with authorities in different countries and the day to day routines of sailing life I certainly picked up some useful hints about what vegetables keep for a long time I am traveling at present and I enjoyed discoveri

✯ Of Foreign Build  Books ✴ Author Jackie Sarah Parry – Rarefishingbooks.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 395 pages
  • Of Foreign Build
  • Jackie Sarah Parry
  • English
  • 07 July 2018
  • 098755154X