A Doing Word…

Thoughts to inspire action – a random collection at this point


  • “Retirement” Ideas

    This is more of a scratchpad now. Other writings will include: I’m documenting my own journey and those of others that I learn from. Not advocating right or wrong or prescribing, but I am looking for co-conspirators with similar ideas! I think that my journey of learning and discovery may be one that yields insights… Continue reading

About Me

An English diarist and naval administrator. I served as administrator of the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament. I had no maritime experience, but I rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, diligence, and my talent for administration.