Yes, it has come around again, International Talk Like A Pirate Day!
I have gathered a few useful tools to assist you in your voyage:
What shall Ye name your Ship?
And for those Pirates who can read, A Glossary
Jolly Canker- Cap'n of The Horrid Mermaid
(image is from The MaritimeDigital Archive, and is the flag of Henry Every (or Avery) 1653-c. 1728)