Tag Archives: Kona Airscapes

Expectations Within A Relationship

Back in 1994 when I entered my first national art competition I was accepted to exhibit at The National Arts Club in New York City.  I had submitted one of the early iterations of my Airscapes series and when I … Continue reading

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Habitual Ways of Acting

The next thing I knew Curt was in a relationship with Katie.  They both seemed thrilled by it, going places together, holding hands, finishing one another’s sentences.  When I called Curt about the two of us going bowling he replied, … Continue reading

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The Kind of Person We Mocked

We humans are a strange species!  We are capable of self-LESS-ness as well as self-ISH-ness.  We are able to be kind as well as determined to be cruel.  We are petty as well as magnanimous.  Each of us is capable … Continue reading

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Tidbits to Think About

Recently heard on a Hawaiian online station: “Today is Play Your Ukulele Day… change the world 4 strings at a time!”  Do we even think about changing the world or are we apathetic?  Are we merely taking up space? “When … Continue reading

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We Are Cruel Without Caring

I once had dinner with a married couple and two other single friends in a beautiful restaurant.  The low-light ambiance was both soothing and embracing.  The servers were attentive but not hovering.  The food was unpretentious and yet exquisite.  Everything … Continue reading

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Thoughts of a Pilgrim

A pilgrim journeys through places that are unknown to him.  When he stops the journey he is no longer a pilgrim because he is no longer en-route.  This applies to our inner life as well. When we reach the point … Continue reading

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Growing Up

I have been thinking once again about the homeless in Hawaiʻi I’ve seen on my trips as well as on various episodes of Dog the Bounty Hunter.  Why are there homeless in Hawaiʻi who do not want to embrace being an … Continue reading

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