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Kohala Middle-School Mural Project

Lauren Canton, has a class there called “Peer Mediators”, and one of the class projects is to create a mural for the south facing wall of the school, visible from the road. I was delighted when Lauren…

December 10, 2018

Astronomy Challange

September 5, 2018 As I was driving home from all the things of the day, I realized I wanted to commit to doing this astronomy challenge. I live on the big Island, Hawaii, and feel so fortunate to be…

September 15, 2018

Japan and Mongolia

For my 40th birthday this year, I took myself on a horse trek into the Altai mountains of western Mongolia. It’s been a dream of mine to visit Mongolia, and connect with one of the last truly nomadic…

August 28, 2018

“Natural” Disasters

With the morning comes a clear and perfect view of our four mountains and calm quiet air, very different scene from yesterday when I woke up to 30 mile an hour gusts of wind from hurricane Lane…

August 26, 2018

Dia De Los Muertos

When the veils are thin, peek in! That’s how day of the dead, or “Dia de los muertos” as we call it in Spanish, feels for me. It’s a chance to reach across the gap between the spirit world, and our…

November 04, 2017