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Hello everyone, especially Michelle’s fan club. Brain cancer is what prompted the West By Sea story, and the journey continues. The cancer started growing rapidly in October, and Michelle has lost so much in just a few weeks. Her brother-in-law created a donation page for her benefit. If Michelle’s story and spirit have inspired you … Continue reading
“Thanks so much for listening to my interview with Christy. I really hope my story inspires you to follow your dreams, soon, and (as Christy says) ‘live a life of total fulfillment.’ Don’t focus on the bad, maximize the good. “Please leave a comment and let me know what you think!” – Michelle B. (Referred … Continue reading
West By Sea is moving up the charts. Give a copy to that adventurous teen. Inspire a college kid to take a gap year. Or feed your own wanderlust – just get this book and see the world!
Watch LIVE at 11am EDT (NYC), Saturday July 23rd. Twitter: @hopeconf | @edbeale Ed is at The Eleventh H.O.P.E. conference to discuss his underway blog during the trip around the world. Links mentioned in the talk and more information: Polar Operations pages: Antarctic Page, Deep Freeze 2002 St. Lawrence Island Polynya Project 2001 Arctic West Summer 2001 Arctic … Continue reading
Travel with Michelle in the pages of her full-color journal. Visit exotic ports on six continents. Decode puzzles to find a secret stone. Help fight brain cancer. Full-color “Treasure Hunt Edition” Plain text journal, no photos “Marathon Edition” Purchase full-color 6″x9″ Hardcover at Lulu: $39.95 Purchase full-color 6″x9″ Paperback at CreateSpace: $29.95 Purchase Kindle edition … Continue reading
Day 32 June 20 Masada & the Dead Sea “Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” ~ Mary Ritter Beard Daily Position: N 31º 48’ 02” E 034º 39’ 32” Status: In port, Ashdod, Israel, port-side to … Continue reading
Thanks so much for your interest. We have been clients since 1994. The company has helped make several dreams come true. Michelle wanted to bring back her experience of sailing around the world, so others could experience the dream. If you know someone with cancer or other challenge who can no longer travel, this story … Continue reading
The book West By Sea is now available as a “text only” version, in print and for your Kindle! Paperback is $8.95, 6″x9″ format on cream paper, 120 pages. Direct order here. Free to read for Kindle Unlimited accounts, $3.95 to own the eBook. (Note: to keep the download file small, the Kindle version does not include … Continue reading
To date, we have received four accurate solutions to the West By Sea armchair treasure hunt. Here is a page with descriptions of various ciphers which may or may not have been employed in the book. Happy hunting, and enjoy! http://rumkin.com/tools/cipher/
Book Corner By Connie Van Guilder (Editor note: Connie writes for the Choose Your Destiny blog, a weekly eZine that arrives each Friday with advice about health, family, creativity, and business. We recommend you go here and sign up for your free copy.) Book Review West by Sea: A Treasure Hunt That Spans the Globe By … Continue reading
We were excited to find another treasure hunter submission at the inbox this week. To date, that makes three. These intrepid decoders have proven that a solution is possible, with a little work. Have faith, keep going, trust your instincts, don’t give up. Part of the lesson of West By Sea is taking the journey through … Continue reading
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