The New Orleans Krewe Of Pirates is the longest running, all Pyrate, Mardi Gras Krewe…and they intend to stay that way! O’ course there are always repairs to the ship, maintenance on the Bead Cannon and the ever growing expense o’ ammunition for said Cannon!… read on, mate!
Our mate, Capt. Wendy Wilson Billiot has a powerful new post on her site, Bayou Woman ~ Life in the Louisiana Wetlands; about Wetlands loss, restoration and the people and culture it affects. It features a great short film produced by the good folks at Bayou Grace, called Bayou Water Runs In Our Veins.… read on, mate!
Aye mates, it’s been that long!
We’re planning to make 2015 the grandest gathering yet – with all the adventures we can squeeze into a Pyratical “week” – and as many of ye as can join us in the beautiful State o’ Louisiana!… read on, mate!
Oyate Wahacanka- Shield The People!
… read on, mate!
Keystone Tar Sands / XL Pipeline. Nearly everyone is familiar with these words and most have at least some opinion about what they represent. Those who are willing to sacrifice the very things which make life possible on this planet for personal gain, they mean fabulous wealth and power.
Mr. C.J. took the Pyrates out for a ride in his WWII Higgins Boat (Landing Craft).
This is how they stormed the beaches in Normandy (with a lot more people in the boat).
Visit Mr. C.J. and the many artefacts and working machines at the Regional Military Museum in Houma, LA – just a pleasant hour drive south o’ New Orleans!… read on, mate!