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Pa'u Skirt

It should of been made months ago when I first got the material. But noooooo, last-minute-me had to wait till crunch time. So I cranked it out in one day. 361 more words

Random Thoughts

Reverence Hawaiians Share with Nature

In our world, we rarely think about who is around us without physical form. Yet there many spirits assisting and watching over us.

Our ancestors support us in our earth walk and so many cultures recognize this. 2,277 more words


Hawai'i Part Two: Beezus, Bro's and Bob's

After many hours of travel, I finally arrived in Honolulu airport and was reunited with the Bruce to my Vasper. I was given a beautiful fresh flower lei and was driven across the island to Kaneohe where I would be staying for my trip. 529 more words

Day Off: Makeup Look

I work in a diner, and while I wear makeup basically every day, on my days off I definitely put in more of an effort in my appearance. 167 more words


Konohi celebrated 120 years ago, 1897.

Konohi Celebration.

This past 2nd, that being Hoaka by the reckoning of Ka Makaainana of the year, and it is the second day of the new year of the Chinese; Walter Akana held a new year party on his father’s side at his home on Maunakea Street. 58 more words


On observation and capture

It’s becoming a familiar question: “so why use drawing, when you could just take the pictures with a camera?”. For those accustomed to thinking in terms of reproducible data, it’s not immediately apparent what drawing in particular has to offer. 2,869 more words


Back to Hula I Go!

Back before my knee was bad enough to need a full knee replacement, and back before I tore both rotator cuffs, I danced hula. I had two wonderful teachers, a mom and her daughter, and fell in love with hula from the first lesson. 565 more words