Monthly Archives: January 2012

Just Plain Wrong

Yesterday we took our son to the Kumon up in Manoa. He has always struggled with math but more now than in the past. He still has not mastered telling time and his class here in Hawaii learned borrowing and … Continue reading

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Bad Company

I have to admit that I really am enjoying this one local rock station that we recently discovered. They will play Billy Squier, then some Led Zeppelin followed by Morrisey. Just when I think I can’t bear anymore bad 80s … Continue reading

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Bad Habits

When I was young, maybe even before my parents got divorced (that happened when I was about 12), I decided that I needed to have a bad habit. My sister was a chronic nail biter. She used to chew them … Continue reading

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Makiki Love

I have lived in Makiki, in the same tiny one bedroom, one parking apartment, since I moved to Hawaii; so that makes it over ten years. I remember when I moved here; my ex and I had purchased a package … Continue reading

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Darkness

When I was in New York, it was very, very dark at night. My son and I slept at my friend Chrissie’s house a couple of times. She is on the “main” road but just beyond her backyard is a … Continue reading

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A Cloud of Politics

I have been working in the political arena for over ten years. I started out working for Representative Roy Takumi who serves the Pearl City area here in Hawaii. I had no idea what I was getting myself into. At … Continue reading

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Ultimate Fail

Maybe it is the beginning of a new year but I start to reminisce and eventually things that are stored in the dark recesses of my brain emerge. These thoughts will come out of nowhere. They are mostly crumbly and … Continue reading

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