This blog:  A place to mug up, connect and attempt to write some of the observations of this mermaid.  Banishing fear…


Mug up:  term used in coastal communities since the 1880’s to describe a coffee break or snack.  Fishermen would gather to warm up and have a hearty meal. (Urban Dictionary)

Mug up:  to study intensively. (Merriam-Webster)

Mermaid:  a fabled marine creature with the head and upper body of a woman and the tail of a fish. (Merriam-Webster)

“I must be a mermaid, Rango. I have no fear of depths and a great fear of shallow living.” (Anais Nin, The Four-Chambered Heart)