I’m just back from what we dubbed the Extreme Winter Tour 2019. I live and work (as a freelance tech content marketing writer) in Hawaii, and my daughter had never been in the snow, so we decided to take a two-part, snowy winter vacation. Full effect! First, we spent what …
Two days after we returned from our last-minute, end-of-summer vacation, my daughter was back in school and I was back to work with some new writing goals. I settled back into my home office with the renewed vigor and enthusiasm that comes of going out into the world and experiencing …
Don’t you want time travel to be real? I do. How interesting wouldÂ that be?! This article, All The Evidence that Time Travel is Happening All Around Us, is really fun. It opens with a clip from a 1928 Charlie Chaplin movie that showsÂ an extraÂ walking down the street whoÂ seems to be …
We really live in a remarkable place.
It’s a novel, albeit one using primary historical sources, about a biography. It’s a little complicated to describe, but it works.
Whether it’s writing content about Hawaiâ€˜i’s business, travel, culture or people — or something else — I do it.
â€œThere is also a dog, but he does not understand English.” – Isabella Bird, from The Hawaiian Archipelago
Do you know that buzz phrase “content marketing?”
The traditional style – where families and communities live near each other, and share, and help, and where people make and gather what they need – makes so much sense to me. A lot of us have gotten far away from that. That’s pretty much how life worked on Kahoâ€˜olawe, though, and I liked it.
Your feet (and the rest of you) get very dirty with the island’s rich-colored red-brown dirt. They call it a Kahoâ€˜olawe tan.