Category: Musings

  • Peace Piece by Bill Evans

    My favorite pianist.  I’m taking jazz piano lessons. Dig it. Also, tune a guitar to CFCCDG. Listen to the drone. John Martyn wrote ‘Could Not Love You More’ in this tuning.

  • Henri’s Boogie–over and over…

  • Georgia O’keeffe, anyone? Night blooming cereus

    Georgia O’keeffe, anyone?  Night blooming cereus

    Very early morning for full bloom, then they retreat until the next day. See them along the wall of Punahou School. New book cover has been approved. Available at the end of the month. The Handyman’s Habit of Larceny.

  • Road Trip

    Road Trip

    Enroute to a celebration.  Or, just celebrating freedom of the road.

  • Memorial Day (Punchbowl)

    Memorial Day (Punchbowl)

    Always remembering those who died in military service to our country.

  • Traveling about

    Traveling about

    On this side of the line in Vancouver.  British Columbia is beautiful. Walking shoes a must.

  • April


    Passed by this and returned.  There is a story here.  Short and trivial most likely. Perhaps not.

  • Shangri La in March

    Shangri La in March

    When in Oahu, take the time to take the tour of Doris Duke’s HI residence dedicated to Islamic Art.  Go to Honolulu Academy of Arts and sign up.  This picture is of the play house, taken from the grounds of the main house.   And listen to this little classic.    

  • Looking Up

    Looking Up

    A New Year. When next in the Hawaiian Theatre in Chinatown, look up. Ceiling captured during intermission of Roger McGuinn’s performance. All the original members of The Casual Lifters are in town this week.  Gigging at O’toole’s in Chinatown Jan 7th (930pm-late) and Jan 8th at the Historic Officers Club on Hickam (430-730pm)…for those who…

  • Future Driftwood