Friday, September 24, 2021
What's your calling? What motivates you to get out into the urban world to stand and speak for positive vision of the future? In 2007, as he lay in the hospital, his body succumbing to the ravages of chemo and cancer, my younger brother called me out. I was there with...
Do you feel called to play a bigger role in the cultural shift that’s taking place… to a world that is more conscious, thriving and truly works for ALL?  Maybe recent events like the U.S. Election, Brexit, Standing Rock or injustices taking place in your community and around the world...
The 36th edition of Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) presented by Halekulani announced their Audience Award winners today, presented by Hawaii News Now. Throughout the festival, ballots were distributed for the screenings of every eligible film during the festival. Audiences voted on their favorite narrative feature, documentary feature and...
This year I had the good fortune of meeting Olivia Hampson a New York filmmaker who's short, Phases of Mahina, was a memorable addition to the Made in Hawaii Shorts series at HIFF. The short depicts the life of Mahina, a young Hawaiian woman who works in a hotel as a housekeeper,...
What if you could discover time-tested shamanic journeying practices from ancient and traditional lineages — and journey to connect with the “Oversoul” of your Higher Self as a portal to higher dimensions of consciousness? If you’re not familiar with the Oversoul, it’s the part of your being that connects you...
Did you know there’s a vast “pharmacopoeia” of protective plants and essential oils that can support you in enjoying optimal health?  The capacity of plants to support the healing and optimal functioning of your mind, body and spirit is the passion of Floracopeia founder David Crow. If you don’t yet...
When I first read the description of Mad World, the debut feature of Hong Kong filmmaker Wong Chun on the Honolulu Film Festival website it seemed well...pretty damned depressing. This initially tempered my enthusiasm to view the film, but my better sense prevailed. I was curious to see what this young director had to express about...
On Wednesday, December 7, world-renowned transpersonal psychologist and shamanic teacher don Oscar Miro-Quesada will deepen our understanding of shamanism and show you how to work with altars, rituals and intention, during Awakening the 3 Fields of Shamanic Power: How to Be a Magician, Medicine-carrier & Mystic. don Oscar Miro-Quesada’s teachings blend ancient...
Mountain View based Raiatea Arcuri has been named the 2016 winner of the Young USA Landscape Photographer of the Year competition. The Big Island native's award winning shot is of Coastal lava tubes in Kona, which cause the water to flow in and out creating beautiful water motion. Arcuri said he first found out...