Category Archives: water

A peek over the Pololū Valley

Big Island, Hawai’i. coordinates: 20°9′3″ N, 155°44′39″ W On the North Kohala peninsula past the quaint towns of Hawi and Kapa’au, after about 8 miles of lush, winding road Highway 270 dead ends at the overlook of Pololū Valley. The Pololū Valley … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Voyaging

Navigating the World They sail with no charts or instruments. No timepiece. No compass. They navigate as their ancestors did, guided by a world of natural signs—the arcing stars, sun, and moon; the signs of direction in swell and wind … Continue reading

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Sunset, as far as it goes

Holualoa, 28th of May photo The summer solstice occurred on June 21st this year. There comes a day, a point where the sun stops it’s yearly northern progression. I can see that point, a narrow peninsula from my lanai. It … Continue reading

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Tao Sunset

If you want to know what is going on, step outdoors. Somewhere there is rain Somewhere there is sunshine That is the Tao Find your path Dohn

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Sunset sometimes

Location: (Ho lu ah lo ah) Holualoa Sunset sometimes is obscured by mist and rain. Such is life. If  somber clouds open a cathedral window above we are humbled, in awe. Such is life. A small ray of light can bring … Continue reading

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Four Birds, Sunset

Holualoa Four birds The vast ocean Sunset Happy Trails, Dohn  

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Sunset – The Eye of Horus

All things made clear.   In Kailua-Kona, at the end of the day it is a favorite pastime for tourists and locals alike to gather on the sandy shoreline behind the old stone church or line the walk in front … Continue reading

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