Tag Archives: Hawaii

And Now… The Dissenting Opinion

With my wife now a co-author of my blog, I figured that I better get in here and start posting before she takes over! Although I see she’s been slacking off the last several days, so this is an opportunity … Continue reading

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Images of Hawaii – My Recollections of Trouble in Paradise: Conclusion

This is ironic… I started this series about my experiences in Hawaii because I had been very sick for almost two weeks (feeling a lot better now) and the resulting fatigue had left me with a paralyzing case of writers … Continue reading

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Images of Hawaii – My Recollections of Trouble in Paradise: Part Three

That morning after breakfast, we broke camp and then climbed up and out of the opposite end of Haleakalā crater, found the road and caught our ride back up to our rental car on the summit. We had successfully completed … Continue reading

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Images of Hawaii – My Recollections of Trouble in Paradise: Part Two

Continued from yesterday’s post, Down and Out There are much longer flights to far more distant places, but I can tell you that getting up at dawn and getting to the airport, followed by a total of over 13 hours of … Continue reading

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Down and Out

I’ve been very sick with a flu like condition since April 9th, the Monday after Easter, that has left me feeling exhausted and blank, with my mind lost in a heavy fog. I haven’t been able to work, and I’ve … Continue reading

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True Confessions of a Caffeine Fiend

Ahh Coffee!!! I love coffee with a passion! I can’t imagine living in a world without good coffee! While it’s true that I have fairly high standards for the coffee I drink, when I’m lost in an early morning haze, … Continue reading

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A Near Death Experience

There have been three times in my life that I’ve come as close to dying as someone can get, without actually losing my life. The first time I was just a toddler, and I have no memory of it, so … Continue reading

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