Archive for July 2016

OKINAWA TRIP 21: GRAND FINALE

By Jenifer Tull-Gauger On the way to Okinawa, we stopped overnight in Hawaii, and got to witness a beautiful sunset along with a rainbow.  That night inspired this haiku: Waikiki sunset! tourists clamor in the street soba in bellies Here are two highlights of our trip on video, as promised: these kata took place at…

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OKINAWA TRIP 20: HAWAII OKINAWAN CULTURAL CENTER

By Jenifer Tull-Gauger We were able to stop over in Hawaii for two full days, plus a little longer, before we landed on the mainland (U. S. A.).  Several years prior, I had come across the Hawaii United Okinawa Association online while researching Okinawa.  I had determined then that if I ever went to Hawaii,…

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OKINAWA TRIP 19: GOODBYE OKINAWA

By Jenifer Tull-Gauger We left on one of the first flights Sunday morning, but this was not the end of our trip.  It was not even the end of my visit to things Okinawan. It was a nice drive to the airport in Naha, with fluffy clouds in the sky.  We actually got to the…

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