Too Many Drummers.com - my music website
Journal 1 - The Land Downunder
Journal 2 - Indonesia
Journal 3 - Singapore & Malaysia
Journal 4 - Thailand 1
Journal 5 - Thailand 2
Journal 6 - Indian Ocean
Journal 7 - Red Sea
Journal 8 - Egypt
Journal 9 - Suez to Israel to Petra
Journal 10 - Turkey
Journal 11 - Greece & Italy

Journal 12 - Balearics, Gibraltar, Canaries
Journal 13 - Canaries to Cape Verde to Atlantic
Journal 14 - Barbados to Grenada
Journal 15 - Trinidad
Journal 16 - Bahamas DC-3 Plane Wreck

Journal 17 - 34 Things I've Learned in 33,000 Miles

My best efforts to write and record on the open
seas are laid bare for your listening pleasure....

Click here - March the Unafraid (it's danceable!)
Click here
- Carousel/Move to Sever
Click here - Sarah's Song
Click here - One Less Kangaroo (just the song)
Click here - One Less Kangaroo (with explanation)
Click here - Picasso

A Brief Modern History of Norman's Cay

1970s - Colombian drug lord Carlos Rivas turns the small Bahamian island of Norman's Cay into part of an international drug smuggling operation.

1980s - DC-3 misses the island landing strip and crashes into the lagoon on an ill-fated drug run.

1983 - NBC documentary exposes the drug operation and authorities move in.

1987 - Carlos Rivas sentenced to 135 years in prison for drug trafficking. He strikes a deal with the government and agrees to testify against Manuel Noriega.

1990s - Cruisers return to Norman's Cay and write graffiti in the abandoned buildings of the drug compound.

2006 - The DC-3 becomes one of my favorite snorkels ever.


This web site is a companion to Outback and Beyond.com.