Category Archives: Personal

Lazy Sunday

One of the reasons you can tell that it’s a lazy Sunday is that the titular post goes live on Monday. Oh, well . . . whatcha gonna do.  Notice: photos of spiders later in this post.  FYI, as usual, click … Continue reading

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Spam, the Moon, Palm Trees, and the Golden Bear

I was remiss in marking a monumental occasion . . . the 80th anniversary of the introduction of Spam. The link will take you to a Smithsonian article about the history of Spam.  While I’m here, let me post a … Continue reading

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By the road, by the sea, rainbow and fireworks

I ain’t be gots much to talk about . . . doing some beta reading, fencing with my writing and editing, snacking, but mostly trying not to move lest I break out in a sweat. That’s right, entering the hot … Continue reading

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Resilient

Every morning, we walk at the Old Kona Airport recreation area. I’ve written about it before but for them who forgot, our usual walk is 4.5 miles. If we don’t go to the gym, we add another 2 miles to … Continue reading

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Strictly P900 Photos and other stuff

I’m screwed. Two days ago, I was writing the last scene of my Michelle Maul short story. As I write, I’m happy with the plot, with the twist, with the progression of the story and looking forward to putting it … Continue reading

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A tiny glimmer of talent

Some people might remember a show called Wings.  Tastes vary, of course, but for us, Wings is one of the few shows that has aged well. The jokes we laughed at in 1990 are the same jokes we laugh at now … Continue reading

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One year

One year ago today we arrived in Kona. You can read about it HERE.  The original plan was to see if we could make Hawaiʻi our home for the next number of years, so how are we doing with that? Well, … Continue reading

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