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|Occupation||Writer and commercially endorsed yacht skipper.|
|Location||Whitby, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom|
|Introduction||Joint founder and webmaster of the The HMS Beagle Project. Professional yacht skipper (available for charter skippering & deliveries), author and freelance writer. Terrible clarinettist.|
|Interests||Sailing, natural history, history and pre-history, reading (thrillers - sorely fed up with screwed up American cops/DAs - pop sciences, maritime history), UK liberal politics, evolution, playing the clarinet shockingly badly, classical music and west coast jazz.|
|Favorite Music||Mozart, Beethoven, some Schubert and Bach, Gerry Mulligan Quartet, Oscar Peterson, Satch, Waterson:Carthy (and all offshoots thereof), Karine Polwart.|
|Favorite Books||The Code of the Woosters, The Razor's Edge, HMS Surprise, Dinosaur in a Haystack, Great Mambo Chicken and the Transhuman Experience, The War of Don Emmanuel's Nether Parts, The Voyage of the Beagle.|
You've written a hit musical! How will you avoid having fame go to your head?
Theatres hosting musicals should be demolished and their casts sold into slavery in badly run uranium mines.