Punia and Kaialeale, the Shark King

As a youngster I lived on Ohua. I remember many of the legends and stories of the Hawaiian people. The stories are of the  tricksters and the heroes and the silly. Many of the stories are cautionary, some are embedded with navigation information, and some are creation stories. The following tale is of Punia, one of the tricksters, as I…

Froy..to the barrier

As usual Froy had tripped over his too big wings, fell off the platform and hit his head. When he came too he found he was talking to the unicorn, in his head. [read here] Froy reached behind and using his fingers, explored the back of his head. He was pretty sure there had to be a bump. He hit…

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Again with the poetry…..boy can I  spend a long time on a few words. I will say that, although I have dabbled in poetry in the past, have even published one in an anthology and several others in school newsletters, I have not written much of them . Recently, I have been inspired and encouraged to try my hand. This poem is…