Daria Blackwell


Daria Blackwell is a USCG-licensed captain who, together with her husband, has crossed the Atlantic three times in their 57-foot ketch. This was after a longstanding career in the United States during which she was a scientist, scientific writer, creative copywriter, then strategic planner and top level executive in marketing and communications firms. Daria is co-author of non-fiction books Happy Hooking. The Art of Anchoring, Cruising the Wild Atlantic Way and Onyx The Cruising Kitty. The Naked Truth is her debut novel.

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Cruising the Wild Atlantic Way of Ireland (trailer)
By Daria and Alex Blackwell • Covers the west coast of Ireland from Cork to Donegal • Describes what to know before you go and what you will find when you get there • For cruising by sea or by land • SRP: $40, €37, £26 • 263 pages, soft cover, 8x10”, English, full-colour with more than 400 photographs, May 2015 Available from White Seahorse Publishing and amazon worldwide in print and kindle (www.whiteseahorse.ie/Cruising)


The Naked Truth; A nautical murder mystery
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 96,960. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by White Seahorse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jessica and Xander sailed off in search of adventure. Sailing across oceans on their own boat was exactly the kind of restorative voyage the Lynches craved. Intriguing twists of plot are served up in exotic islands settings as sailors Jessica and Xander Lynch try to uncover the naked truth behind the trail of murders they encounter.
Onyx the Cruising Kitty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017 by White Seahorse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Biographical
This is a collection of short stories written in Onyx' voice about her life and adventures on shore and on the high seas - you see, she really is a cruising kitty!

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adventure    caribbean islands    cat    cat adventure    dogs    dogs adventure    ireland    kitten stories    murder    ocean    sailing    travelogue    yachting   

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