Stories the Ocean Holds

When walking by the shore, picking up seashells is only natural. In Hawaii, I collected ocean treasures by the beach. Yet, it was my “Kuleana“, a Hawaiian word to describe one’s shared responsibility, to place them back. What I brought home as souvenirs from Hawaii were stories from some of the best storytellers I’ve ever met. These stories about our collective kuleana are ones … More Stories the Ocean Holds

The Secret Sandpit

The cold winds of Fall are sweeping Quebec already, and I though I would share with you all a glamorous day in the world of wood turtle conservation. It can’t all be Hawaiian sunshine and Mai Tais, right? On this day last year: My right hand has stiffened into a claw, and my muscles are sore … More The Secret Sandpit