Tag Archives: Hawaii

Question #30

I’ve come to my last day and last post for Courtney Answers Questions Month (CoAnQuMo)!  I’m ending with a futuristic question…. Here it is: How do you imagine yourself as an old lady? What would your ideal 80th year of … Continue reading

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Question #1

November 1st has arrived and I am ready to answer a question! (To learn more about my adapted NaNoWriMo project, click here, and do consider asking me a question!) QUESTION: What is your favorite color right now and what does … Continue reading

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Full of Grace

On June 17, 2013, my mother and I claimed Grace Day. I hope it sticks. It seems like with all the other associated days of the year to commemorate something or to support a cause, humorous or serious, there should … Continue reading

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Buddhas, Stones, and Labyrinths

“People usually consider walking on water or in thin air a miracle. But I think the real miracle is not to walk either on water or in thin air, but to walk on earth. Every day we are engaged in … Continue reading

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Even Father’s Day Happens While on Vacation

I don’t know why I’d think it wouldn’t. I guess being out of my element (well, actually very *in* my element) made me think today would feel different in Maui. Maybe less sad. My lone morning swim at Kahana Beach … Continue reading

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Written in Stone

Today my mother and I headed up north to Makawao to visit the Sacred Garden of Maliko.  After we walked the labyrinths, we toured the botanical garden and I was most interested in stones and Buddhas. (Don’t worry, a blog … Continue reading

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Yin and Yang

“If we never experience the chill of a dark winter, it is very unlikely that we will ever cherish the warmth of a bright summer’s day. Nothing stimulates our appetite for the simple joys of life more than the starvation … Continue reading

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