Are you Afraid of the sea?

Discuss the September 2017 Book of the Month, Bluewater Walkabout: Into Africa: Finding Healing Through Travel by Tina Dreffin.

View Bluewater Walkabout on Bookshelves

View Bluewater Walkabout on Amazon
Post Reply
User avatar
Zain A Blade
Posts: 285
Joined: 16 Mar 2018, 14:22
2018 Reading Goal: 600
2018 Reading Goal Completion: 3
Favorite Book: Find You and Find Everything
Currently Reading: The End of the Beginning
Bookshelf Size: 64
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Swordpoint by David Crane

Re: Are you Afraid of the sea?

Post by Zain A Blade » 12 Apr 2018, 11:02

I have a love-fear relationship with the sea. It fascinates me and at the same time terrifies me. Your question reminds me of the words of a sage who said that knowledge is like the sea, if you dive deep into it you will find limitless treasures, but one must be wary of the dangers of its hidden depths and caves.

Posts: 313
Joined: 08 Apr 2018, 00:15
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 36
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: The Providence of Fortune by T. K. Love

Post by jvez » 23 Apr 2018, 10:24

I did have one experience where I almost drowned in the sea when I was younger. Now I can still go to the sea, but not to the deeper parts. I'll back away immediately.

User avatar
Posts: 470
Joined: 16 Jan 2018, 17:12
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 46
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Superhighway by Alex Fayman

Post by Misael » 19 Jun 2018, 03:40

Yes. I don't know how to swim. I will die from panic with just the thought of a capsize.

Michael Kevin
Posts: 23
Joined: 30 May 2018, 08:41
Currently Reading: World, Incorporated
Bookshelf Size: 15
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Health Tips, Myths, and Tricks by Morton E Tavel, MD

Post by Michael Kevin » 12 Aug 2018, 01:49

I love the feeling whenever I'm near the sea where I can listen to the song of the wave and feel the gentle breeze.

User avatar
Previous Member of the Month
Posts: 1268
Joined: 21 Mar 2018, 10:43
Favorite Author: Dana Peters
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 149
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Letters From The War by Amanda Bryant
fav_author_id: 154082

Post by AmySmiles » 12 Sep 2018, 15:57

I love looking at the sea, but I don't particularly like to be in it. On a boat is fine, but actually being in the water is not for me. I'm not afraid of drowning, but more afraid of what is lurking in the water.
Anyone who says they have only one life to live must not know how to read a book.
–Author Unknown

User avatar
Posts: 60
Joined: 05 Apr 2018, 07:15
2019 Reading Goal: 61
2019 Reading Goal Completion: 1
2018 Reading Goal: 88
Currently Reading:
Bookshelf Size: 62
Reviewer Page:
Latest Review: Who Told You That You Were Naked? by William Combs

Post by Itskai88 » 08 Jan 2019, 18:31

i have only ever admired the sea from a distance so i am not sure how i will feel on it but i can say the thought of drowning is scary though.

Post Reply

Return to “Discuss "Bluewater Walkabout: Into Africa" by Tina Dreffin”