Category Archives: Creativity

Where the Heart is Fickle

 “When I was fifteen,” Miss Saeki says with a smile, “all I wanted was to go off to some other world, a place beyond anybody’s reach. A place beyond the flow of time.”     “But there’s not a place like

Where the Heart is Fickle

 “When I was fifteen,” Miss Saeki says with a smile, “all I wanted was to go off to some other world, a place beyond anybody’s reach. A place beyond the flow of time.”     “But there’s not a place like

Becoming Left Handed

I have always brushed my teeth with my left hand. I am not sure why. When I try to brush with my right, the movement is very slow and uncontrolled. Over the past few months, I have been injuring my

Becoming Left Handed

I have always brushed my teeth with my left hand. I am not sure why. When I try to brush with my right, the movement is very slow and uncontrolled. Over the past few months, I have been injuring my

Lessons From the Sea and Embracing Fear

This winter my family and I enjoyed the holidays on Oahu. On Christmas Eve, while my mother and David roasted cornish hens, my sister and I went on an evening mission to snag fresh basil  from the bartenders at Surfer Bar.

Lessons From the Sea and Embracing Fear

This winter my family and I enjoyed the holidays on Oahu. On Christmas Eve, while my mother and David roasted cornish hens, my sister and I went on an evening mission to snag fresh basil  from the bartenders at Surfer Bar.

Blossom Where You’re Planted

Preface: This past summer was difficult. I was approaching three years at my first job out of grad school.  Through that job, I received impeccable training on managing internal and external relations. I also learned compassion and patience. But, I

Blossom Where You’re Planted

Preface: This past summer was difficult. I was approaching three years at my first job out of grad school.  Through that job, I received impeccable training on managing internal and external relations. I also learned compassion and patience. But, I