Time Lesson 8: Forgetting

Those wet clothes discovered in the washing machine, that strong smell of mildew calling my attention.More than a bare cupboard, … More

Maternity Leave

He was almost to the hospital lobby when the blackout happened.  Fortunately, as does nearly every hospital, Queen’s has a back-up … More

Friends (700)

Without hesitation, Chan said, “No.  I trust Bobby with my life.  There’s always concern about dirty cops, but it could be anyone … More

Dreams (500)

David Chan dreamt of his wife Elaine less often than he wished.  It had been six years since she’d died.  He dreaded … More

Mom (200)

My parents gave up on each other when I was five, and my mom raised me alone.  She died just after … More

Reunion (125)

David Chan approached the buildings.  Beyond, in a garden-like setting, many monks were practicing tai-chi.  Oddly, turtles of different sizes were roaming … More

Retreat (200)

Denise Chan had stumbled into Daoism.  She’d taken a wrong turn in the back of Nu‘uanu Valley and discovered the temple. Curious, … More

Honolulu Lights (HS 145)

In the early morning, when she’s done, she’ll sleep, dreamless,her hard work over, pleasing many, her best shots,giving everything at … More

Wake Up Call

He could see the sun just breaking the horizon, a tiny sliver of light, but it was still dark.  He’d been … More