THE WANDERER

Schooner ReflectionA gripping & unconventional “memory” piece based on the real-life saga of Howard Blackburn, the Gloucester fisherman who overcame enormous odds to survive.

In the winter of 1883, Howard Blackburn survived an Arctic storm, the death of his dorymate, and five days without food, only to lose all his fingers. Battling back from disability, Blackburn opened a saloon and found happiness in marriage. But his life was interrupted by personal tragedy. In a bid to make peace with his demons, he decided to sail solo across the North Atlantic.

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