Skate Park Demolition

I want to preface this by saying that I don’t know why this happened or who decided it should happen. It seems like a mean Grinch like thing to do, but maybe that's because I don't know the facts. I DID want to stop and ask to the two guys lounging against their official trucks … Continue reading Skate Park Demolition

Tidepool Island, The Covers

If you go some miles up the Hanapepe river you will reach Manawaiopuna waterfall. You may know it as Jurrassic Falls. Yes! That Jurrassic Falls! If you want to see pictures here's a link to the photo gallery of the tour company that goes there. I'm not affiliated with them, I just didn't want … Continue reading Tidepool Island, The Covers

The Stranding of the Short Finned Pilot Whales

“Excuse me! I need to get through!” The woman said, hopping out of her Jeep and pulling her hair back into a ponytail. “What you need is to turn your car around, this is a police barrier.” Said the man in charge. “I’m a veterinarian I can help!” “I don’t know how you can help … Continue reading The Stranding of the Short Finned Pilot Whales

Of Airplanes, Apes, And Albatross

David Attenborough had to be here. I stopped dead in my tracks and looked around. I could hear his voice, that clipped British accent narrating, “Here on the shores of the majestic Pacific, near the nesting and hunting grounds of the albatross, we have an isolated colony of great pink apes.” However he was nowhere … Continue reading Of Airplanes, Apes, And Albatross

The Labyrinth and the Tsunami Shack

“I heard people got hurt there ." “What do you mean hurt? Like stabbed or shot?” I asked, pressing my mom for more details. She hesitated before looking around and whispering, (even though we were alone in her house) “I heard a lady got raped there. A Hoale lady.” She stressed Haole, looking a me … Continue reading The Labyrinth and the Tsunami Shack