Author Archives: Mokihana

Montana Road Trip 2010, Chapter Forty-Nine

Ack! The last time I posted about our Montana road trip was in January 2020! And I left you folks out in da boonies of the Palouse Country. We gotta get home before we start our next road trip, yeah? … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Dalles Mountain Road and Wildflowers 2005, Chapter 3

Before we head down the mountain, here’s a video showing how windy it can get in the Columbia River Gorge. And really, this is nothing compared to the wild East wind days that we get, especially during the winter. I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Dalles Mountain Road, May 2005, Chapter Two

I know I’m posting a bunch of photos of the wildflowers, but gosh, they’re so pretty! Nolemana and I get our second vaccines this Saturday, April 3rd, and after two weeks, I’d love for us to be able to take … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Dalles Mountain Road, May 2005

I thought I’d post more photos (and even videos!) of our Dalles Mountain Road trip. I’d like to make that drive again this year; after being cooped up for so long, it’d be wonderful to see those wildflowers again. So … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , | 7 Comments

Dalles Mountain Road and Beyond

To keep myself busy during this time of grieving for my Noelani girl, I’ve been downloading all my photos from PictureTrail. Now I have plenty of food for my posts. Here’s the continuation of our trip up and down Dalles … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Too Soon Aloha

Last Wednesday I had to say goodbye to my special girl, Noelani, whose name means ‘heavenly mist’ in Hawaiian. She’d been diagnosed with yet another mammary tumor and as she’d already had two cancer surgeries, I opted against a complete … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

Dalles Mountain Road 2005

PictureTrail is going bye bye. PictureTrail, where I store ukubillion photos, even paying for additional storage that would be there “forever”. I even took the time to write captions on my photos. Shoots. So I’ll transfer everything over here to … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Red Sunset Park 1

Nolemana and I had been doing our walk in Boring and Gresham, and this day we decided to walk at Red Sunset Park, also in Gresham. I’m glad we did, because that’s where I’ve been walking ever since. (Nolemana goes … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

It’s About Time, Mokihana

I don’t get it. I’m at home more, and have been writing less. It doesn’t make sense, does it? I’m doing different things…like being part of a team that delivers food boxes to farm workers and needy people. How that … Continue reading

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

I Thought I’d Heard the Worst Variation of My Name

Well, back in 2003 I wrote this post: Anden in 2008, this one: You really need to read those ones first before I tell you the latest. I’ll wait.

Posted in Da Kine: Sometimes Full-on Pidgin | 1 Comment