Tag Archives: Okinawa

That Kind of Girl is Always out of Reach, She’s a Beach

I spend a lot of time playing with my beach. She is a wonderful companion of whom I never tire. Today being Saturday, it being glorious weather, I  spend the morning with her and I ponder on why I like … Continue reading

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Lastkraftwagen

Golly, I have now been in Okinawa for 3 years. it has been, er put in positive adjective of your choice. Thanks Okinawans for being so nice to me. We all, like western folks, have a lot to learn from … Continue reading

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Further On Down The Road

So I get back to Okinawa and go to work. It is Friday and I hit a wall of exhaustion and slope off during the early afternoon. Alack, the wonderful Tsuha san is cleaning my house so I cannot go … Continue reading

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Green Stuff

The last 2 weeks or so have been very busy with no time to slob around or have adventures. Not so this weekend – no engagements, dinners and stuff, just stay at home and potter. Also planned 2 day boat … Continue reading

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Shikuwasa

Summer in Okinawa is hot. It has been constantly 30 -35 degrees, day and night since the middle of June. Notice that the photo above was taken inside. I do not believe in AC. I am writing this with a … Continue reading

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I See Mull

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVTg1K9khEY There is a young persons’ theatre festival in Okinawa at the moment. Amongst the performers are Ailie, yep she spells it like that, and Alasdair. Ailie is a puppeteer and Alasdair does all kinds of stuff. http://www.alsatch.com/ Alasdair lives on … Continue reading

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Stairway to Heaven

When I bought the boat ladder, I knew it would not work but whether or not it worked was more or less irrelevant. The fun was trying to make it work, ergo messing around with boats. The first thing I … Continue reading

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Gunwale

I spring from bed as dawn, er, you know. I love to have a project. I love to have a project with a whole Sunday stretching ahead without interruption. I love to have a project on a sub-tropical beach where … Continue reading

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Remember Me and You

She`s back! I go for my early morning stroll along the beach and there are more turtle tracks. The word tracks does n`t do justice. It is a kinda trench thing. I do not know if she was here last night … Continue reading

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Farniente

I have had a very busy time recently, lots of travel, lots of  visitors, lots of stuff. This is all good but I love to do nothing. I love to ramble, to look, to listen. This is what I did … Continue reading

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