Tag Archives: Our Saint Paul

1,000 POSTS!

This our celebration of and is the 1,000th post to this blog, The Port of Danger Bay, Minnesota. The blog was originally named Our Saint Paul, and the first post was published, July 8, 2007. One of the hallmarks of … Continue reading

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Old Men & Coffee Shops—T-Paw

FAIR WARNING: POLITICS It is a fine cloudy 48ºF morning here OUTSIDE of Joe’s Café & Coffee (Pretty Good Food @ Great Coffee), but as you may clearly see, I’m inside where the temperature is computer-controlled and quite comfortable, thank … Continue reading

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Moving on…Port of Danger Bay is closing—BUT…

…only as an independent blog. Boomer’s Back Porch: It is a fine 45ºF morning here in Old Saint Paul, Minnesota on my back porch. As you may plainly see I am enjoying my mug of organically & shade-grown, Fair Trade, … Continue reading

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We’ve been Honored!—“A Roar for Powerful Words”

We’ve been honored with the “A Roar for Powerful Words” Award, by our friend & Danger Bay collaborator, Sarah Cooper. This award is the brainchild of Seamus Kearney that in his words “aims to celebrate good and powerful writing in … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 50—Shakedown Cruise

“Voyage of the Motor Vessel Sparrow” series inspired by Bob Carney. written by Boomer Jack Boardman Previously—Episode 49—Arrival! “They decided to give the boat a shakedown cruise after daylight, when most of the passengers would be up and about. The … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 47—the Plot Thickens…

“Voyage of the Motor Vessel Sparrow” series inspired by Bob Carney. written by Boomer Jack Boardman Previously—Episode 46—Salt Water Sparrow “Millie,” George said looking apprehensive, “I’m not sure what we are doing is right.” “Of course it is,” She replied … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 37—The Plan

“Voyage of the Motor Vessel Sparrow” series inspired by Bob Carney. by Boomer Jack Boardman Previously: Episode 36—Captain Molly’s Surprise There was much discussion about how to handle this little glitch in Molly’s big news, stop at Blackfish Bay and … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 35—On “Big Lake”

“Voyage of the Motor Vessel Sparrow” series inspired by Bob Carney. written by Boomer Jack Boardman Previously: Episode 34—“Big A” in Danger Bay As the fog silently crept away, the Motor Vessel Sparrow made her way on a direct Northeast … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 34—“Big A” in Danger Bay

By Boomer Jack Boardman From Episode 33: “I’m glad we have the search confusticator,” Sarah said quietly, as if not to disturb the fog, “I’d worry about my store and not be able to enjoy all this—it is beautiful.” “It … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 31—Ports-of-Call!

By Jay Merton Yes, Gentle Readers, I DO still write on this blog! I asked Boomer to handle the political posts of the past week or so, but now it’s back to Danger Bay! We have two story lines running … Continue reading

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