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The Journey Thus Far

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I see now that at the heart of my spiritual journey has been the desire to learn how to be, to learn how to live in the present, and to be present.  And in doing…

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JOURNEY TO KONA

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What goes on in the mind of a “haole” from the (U.S.) “Deep South” who hears the “call of the Islands” but has no idea how he’s going to make his dream come true?  Here’s…

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KAUA’I’s DRAMATIC COASTLINE

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Spiritual Maturity

In 2004 we went to Magic Island for the fireworks show on the Fourth of July.  Without any reservation I can say that it was the most spectacular fireworks show that I have ever seen!  It was the magical end … Continue reading

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Refugees

In October of 2010 Mom, Dan and I went on a tour of the interior of the Iolani Palace.  I found the interior to be pleasingly sumptuous and yet not cloying.  There is so much beautiful wood around every turn, … Continue reading

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The Pleasure of Quiet Morning Coffee!

When Mom and I stayed at the Ilikai in October of 2010 I made sure to get up early each morning so that I would have two hours to myself out on my private lānai.  Having made a mug of … Continue reading

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Belonging

In Orthodox monasticism one engages in the discipline of discipleship by apprenticing oneself to an experienced Elder.  That Elder shows by example, teaches by words and reflects the disciple back to himself.  Discipleship is an authentic relationship; one in which … Continue reading

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