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1965 built, US flagged steamship Pacific Tracker lays at the ready in Portland Oregon, picture by Martin Leduc

The Officer's Lounge

The Officer's Lounge is a web space dedicated to the lighter side of being a seafaring professional. This area grew, and grew some more since its inception in 2000. In 2017, I decided to separate this long list of lore, stories, and jokes, and group them into themes, hopefully making it easier to enjoy.

Sit back, have a laugh, visit the areas below...

"Running away to sea" is so romantic


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