Diary Of Life
Stories of life that connect us all
The King and his 4 wives:
Once upon a time...there was a rich King who had four wives. He loved the 4th wife the most and adorned her with rich robes and treate...
Feb. 22, 2019, 5:29 p.m.
The candy eating monster: Learning how to lie
When our kids were younger, they always told the truth, but they reached a certain point, somewhere around 3 or 4 where the truth was inc...
Feb. 22, 2019, 5:12 p.m.
Orange Navigation Lights!: No, really...
Met this one dude at a local bar in Lihue, and as he is getting drunk, he's talking on and on until he tells this story: he was working o...
Feb. 16, 2019, 6:25 p.m.
I now pronounce you husband and wife: sort of
There was this flaky wharf rat who had a small pacific sea craft named **Flicka**. He made what ever money he could by telling people ...
Feb. 16, 2019, 6:11 p.m.
The Medicine man of Ua Huka: Somewhere in the Marquesas Islands
So, we anchored in Ua Huka in the Marquesas and headed ashore without the outboard. There was a playing field at the end of the bay, whe...
Feb. 16, 2019, 5:21 p.m.
Today was the day she would be saying goodbye. She had known it was coming for the last 6 months. Well truthfully, she had known it was ...
Feb. 15, 2019, 12:56 p.m.
Death Comes to us all:
Long long ago, a young woman from a wealthy family was happily married to an important man. When her only son was one-year-old, he fell i...
Jan. 30, 2019, 9:27 p.m.
Never good enough: Compensation can be a bitch
I don't know. I don't know what he was like. Nobody else did, either. He was an unreliable narrator, and most of what he told me about...
Jan. 25, 2019, 10:31 a.m.
Take a bite out of crime:
Tulsa police have released body camera footage of their K9 Cisco catching a man who they say broke into the lodge of the Fraternal Order ...
Jan. 25, 2019, 1:42 a.m.
My Prized Possession:
We lost everything over the years. Fires, hectic moves, crappy people to trust possessions with. I have no family to speak of as mine d...
Jan. 25, 2019, 1:28 a.m.
Bass Reves, the Black Lone Ranger: The first black Marshall in US History
Bass Reeves _(July 1838 – 12 January 1910)_ is one of the more interesting men of the Frontier era. Born into Slavery, Reeves became a r...
Jan. 25, 2019, 1:18 a.m.
That time we almost nuked North Carolina: I guess you could call this a "near miss"?
The event, known as the North Carolina Incident or the 1961 Goldsboro B-52 crash, was a broken arrow incident on US soil. The term broke...
Jan. 24, 2019, 11:35 p.m.
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