Tag Archives: Hawaii

Diving for rock lobsters in the dark

Every new moon, he prepares his dive and trap kit and drives to his buddy’s house to hunt for lobsters in the dark. They dress in black wet suits and lay their traps in the pitch black hours of the … Continue reading

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Love like you’ve never been hurt

Like a sleepy volcano that suddenly erupts, my stories of love, passion, and all that digs deep into your core are spewing out, unstoppable in its mad and wild invasion. On Hawaii Island, Kilauea’s lava rushes downhill destroying everything in … Continue reading

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Too cool to cha cha, not too cool to Kula

Three thousand feet above sea level lies a town called Kula where the view is spectacular. You can see both shores of Maui, the Wailuku mountains, and the islands of Molokini, Lanai and Molokai. You feel like you’re on top … Continue reading

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Buttered calves for poaching

All evening, he notices other men eyeing her legs. With her red stilettos accentuating her firm calves, she struts confidently across the floor, chatting to the chefs who serve tropical appetisers and the sommeliers who open the expensive wines. At … Continue reading

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What to wear for wine pairing in Wailea

“What shall I wear?” Hesitantly, she shows him her limited assortment of dresses in her small white closet. She opens several shoe boxes. His eyes immediately zone in on the bright red pumps with black stilettos. “They look brand new. … Continue reading

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Forever yours, faithfully

The next time she has an opportunity to go up the loft, she plans on a day he goes into town. He had told her that he’d go straight to Kahului for errands after his morning surf to avoid the … Continue reading

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Snowbirds flock to Maui for the good life

The next best thing to living on Maui is to fly there to escape the insufferable winters elsewhere. Having lived in the tropics, I find it immensely challenging to get used to putting on shoes, gloves, scarves, and a jacket … Continue reading

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