It is said that in a time when men were either owners or owned , piracy offered a rare taste of freedom that few in the world could ever experience.
But becoming a pirate meant abandoning your old life and embracing a culture of lawlessness and brutal violence. For many, the allure of unimaginable wealth and freedom outweighed these costs. Even the ultimate. For the liberty it provided was virtually guaranteed to end at the gallows.
My mates and me at one of our Pirate, Wench and Gypsy events taken last year, oh what a handsome looking group we make! To make contact with me, fill out this contact form: