October 2015 Archives

Yellowtail Coris

DCIM100MEDIA Adult: Juvenile:

Bird Wrasse

DCIM100MEDIA Female:   Male:

Milletseed Butterflyfish


Porcupine Fish


Bluefin Trevally


Whitemouth moray, bluefin trevally and peacock grouper


Elegant coris



spooning Apparently, the “new girl” is part of the family: Lily and Ewalani spoon during a nap…..  

Metal Ships….on the water….

Today, while driving home along the Hamakua coast, I noted some military looking ships heading north. On arriving home, they were just passing by. We don’t have a naval base on this island, and so seeing these three ships passing by was…..unusual.

Is That a Chicken Joke? (part 2)

When I turned onto our rural road yesterday, I noted a chicken sitting in the middle of the road.    She watched me drive by her. She did not move at all. I gave her wide berth, driving around her, while I wondered if she were ill or injured.  I pulled off to the side, parked, and walked back toward her.  If she were injured, I planned to take her home and place her in my Continue reading