Sailing the seas of failure: Joseph Conrad on weathering tough decisions

Lord Jim

The sea: Conrad’s compelling setting

Finding our own seas of struggle

The “Joseph Conrad”, pictured here, is a renamed iron-hulled sailing ship that carried Conrad to Australian shores in 1935 (Australian National Maritime Museum/Flickr).

Redemption from failure: embracing limitations

Alec is a journalist working in podcasting and public radio. Current interests include: parsing through old college notes and a cure-all for procrastination.

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