Farewell: Tales from the 79th Street Boat Basin

Christopher Williamson is an artist, musician and impresario who has presented concerts around the world; the former night manager of the original Studio 54; a record and video producer; and a sailor who has worked in the commercial maritime as captain, shipwright and un-credentialed engineer for 25 years in the NYC Harbor and eastern seaboard. He dreams of someday ’rounding Cape Horn.’ So one day I was walking out of the C Dock gate at the 79th Street Boat Basin, and there was a little old lady standing there watching me most intently, and so I said “hello.” After a … Continue reading Farewell: Tales from the 79th Street Boat Basin