i had made a vow early this morning...." to enjoy christmas at home with my kids" instead of thinking of my relatives gathered in Nukuni & at Lomanikoro. Ever since my son offered (on monday) to pay my airfare to fiji, my mind had already settled itself at tabarua laughing with everyone and at everything. my feet had walked the newly laid footpath & reveled at the most familiar feel of squishy sodden rich black earth. my eyes had watched the arrival & the embraces between the many… Continue
Posted on December 23, 2009 at 11:00am — 1 Comment
This afternoon in Fiji, Ratu Manoa Rayawa was arrested and taken into the military compound in Delainabua for questioning. Ratu Manoa was a member of the delegation from the province of Rewa that visited California earlier this month.
I awoke early Sunday morning to such a terrible headache. It wasn’t the dreaded type that would warrant a panic trip to the emergency room nor was it the take-2-tylenol-and-sleep-it-off kind. No, this was different. It was one that desperately needed a cold compress to the forehead, especially pressed deeply into the socket of the eyes; the one that drenches you with sweat and brings up a small glob of bile from deep within your gut. That’s the kind I’m talking about.
A short while after… Continue
I’ve often wondered why we humans have this urge to outdo each other; to go beyond what others have achieved. Is it mere competition or is it something wired into our genes?
Our modern civilization is a scary place to be. I am of the mind that we are witnessing the beginning of the end. We are back in the days of Noah; feasting and disbelief. History is repeating itself. There is true turmoil in all regions of the world. More of what we call… Continue
Pa bula vinaka tavale.By the way I will be in CA for the Fiji Democracy meeting at Flamingo Hotel in Santa Rosa on 5th of Dec.Meeting starts at 2 till 5 pm I will return to WI on Sunaday 6th of Dec.Bring a lot of people ok? See you there then.
Kinda slow start for the week, But hv a feeling it will be like you said!!! thanks and same goes to you, take care and hv a grt day!
Didnt c a message frm your room mate till this morning , Messg said." ple tell U, dont worry about her, she was getting a ride from Unty Rae!.......LOL!!!