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My Wide Blue Seas

Its All About The Journey



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Name~ Hokule'a Kealoha

Short Bio~Hokule'a Kealoha is the Nom De Plume of a writer that formerly lived in Hawaii and is now living a life of adventure on the highways and byways of the American South . I am a Born Again follower of Jesus, as well as a wife, mother of cats and dogs,jeweler, entreprenuer, photographer and pilgrim...

Age~ Old enough to know better

Status~ Newly Single after 13 years of marriage,fur mom to the loving and devoted mini ShihTzu doggie Annabelle, born 6-11-2007 RIP 2-25-09, and the beautiful Abigail born 2-14-09

Hair Color~ natural brown/grey

Mood~ I ALWAYS have a mood, try me...

Loving~ Jesus, Hawaii, my furry friend, Abigail, my Pen Pals, Jewelry ,Blogging ,Writing anything,my Ipod,and being outdoors surrounded by my wonderful natural surroundings

Hating~ Boom Box Cars, Earspray, Abuse of Power,

Reading~
  • Bible


  • Magnificat


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  • Underwired! Louisville's magazine for Women


  • In Store~The Magazine for the American Jeweler



  • Books in Progress...
  • CATECHISM OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH


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  • Just Finished Reading

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  • Jesus, Divine Mercy ~
    Learn About The Divine Mercy
    I Trust In You~

    My Favorite Past Posts~Relive The Journey!~
    2009~
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  • 2008~
  • Be Thankful


  • Colateral Damage


  • Make Lemonade


  • Home Is Where The Heart Is


  • The Poor With Us


  • Because Its The Hardest Thing I Can Do


  • We Have All Become Victims


  • Lest I Forget


  • The Most Important Words


  • Family Values


  • Familiar Places


  • May Perpetual Light Shine On Them


  • A City In Motion


  • 2007~
  • The Quiet Storm


  • Fellowship of the Cane


  • Like Dead Unremembered: A 9-11 Tribute


  • The Medicine Machine


  • One Giant Leap


  • In The Steps of St. Francis


  • Too Much Information


  • The Un Choice


  • 2006~
  • The Holly and the Ivy


  • The First 9-11, Dec 7,1941


  • Small Moments of Silence


  • Peaches to Winnipeg


  • Dreaming of Hawaii


  • Memorial Day


  • Scattered Values


  • The White Line is the Lifeline for the Nation


  • Warnings of a New Civil War


  • I Will Be True To The Promise I Have Made


  • The Snowy Bloody Day


  • Cats in the Cradle


  • 2005~
  • The Journey


  • Rebirth of a City


  • For Posterity's Sake


  • The New Civil War


  • Every Mother's Son


  • And There You Stayed, Temporarily Lost at Sea


  • The Lone Rider


  • The Bible Is Not the Fourth Member of the Trinity


  • Rome Wasn't Built With Union Labor


  • Happy Birthday Mom ~revised~


  • A Beautiful Noise


  • Even Now


  • The Wearing of the Red


  • Night Ranger


  • The Joyful Traveler


  • Hoiliili "To Gather Up"


  • Ke Makakilo (My Observations)


  • He Giveth Sleep


  • Save The Children


  • 2004~
  • Lux Aeterna


  • December 2004


  • You're Joking, Right?


  • Ground Zero


  • I Am Not A Failure


  • O,To Grace, How Great A Debtor


  • Lost In Translation


  • One Small Step for Man


  • The Rainbow's End


  • Profanity


  • Taps


  • The Journey


  • Makoa's Song


  • No Aloha For The Weakest


  • The Paradoxical Comandments


  • The Time Is Now


  • 2003~
  • When No Fruit Is On The Vine



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    St Teresa Benedicta of the Cross
    St. Edith Stein~Pray for Us

    Religion Link List~

  • My Secret is Mine


  • Ignatius Insight-Online Magazine


  • Fr John Corapi SOLT


  • Dr. Scott Hahn St Paul Center


  • Fr. Mitch Pacwa~ Ignatius Productions


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  • Political Link List~
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  • Arkansas Link List~
  • Little Portion Hermitage


  • John Michael Talbot website


  • John Michael Talbot Myspace page


  • 1st United Methodist Church Bella Vista


  • Northwest Arkansas Guide



  • Mimi's Cafe


  • Metro Woman Business Directory of NW Arkansas


  • River Grille


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  • Interactive Links~

    Live WebCam Feed from the Mauna Lani Resort, Kohalla, Big Island of Hawaii


    Click here for Aloha Joe!Live Hawaiian Music 24/7

    St Damein of Molokai'i,Patron Saint of Hawaii, Pray for us

    St. Damien of Molokai'i, Patron of Hawaii and the Outcasts among us, pray for us....

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    Hawaii Links~ ~
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  • Volcano Updates (Pele's Mood Meter)Hawaii Volcano Observatory

  • Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

  • Volcano Watch Archives

  • Mauna Kea Observatory

  • Pacific Tsunami Museum

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  • Technorotica for Blogging~





    Blogarama - The Blog Directory

    Listed on BlogShares


    Christianity Blog Directory


  • Who Links Here...Click here to see who's linking to this site. Powered by WhoLinksToMe.com

  • Globe of Blogs~Blog search engine

  • The Blog Search Engine

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  • BlogSkins

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  • Wikipedia



  • Nuzio's Place on the Web


  • Commutefaster.com


  • PING ME!


  • MWBS Wordpress Edition


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  • Technorotica for Jewelers, and the Jewelry Trade~

  • Gemological Institute of America


  • The Drouhard National Jewelers School


  • The Conner School



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  • February 12, 2007

    The Mouse Story~ A Big Mahalo (thank you) To You All

    Ginger lei, a vitual "aloha" gift to all of my blogging friends!


    TheMouse Story .

    A mouse
    looked through the crack
    in the wall
    to see the farmer and his wife
    open a package.

    "What food
    might this contain?"
    The mouse wondered -
    he was devastated
    to discover
    it was a mousetrap.

    Retreating to the farmyard,
    the mouse
    proclaimed the warning.

    "There is a mousetrap
    in the house!
    There is a mousetrap
    in the house!"

    The chicken clucked
    and scratched,
    raised her head
    and said,
    "Mr. Mouse,
    I can tell
    this is a grave concern to you
    but it is of no consequence to me.
    I cannot be bothered by it."

    The mouse
    turned to the pig
    and told him,
    "There is a mousetrap
    in the house!
    There is a mousetrap
    in the house!"

    The pig sympathized,
    but said,
    "I am so very sorry, Mr. Mouse,
    but there is nothing
    I can do about it but pray.
    Be assured
    you are in my prayers."

    The mouse turned to the cow and said,
    "There is a mousetrap
    in the house!
    There is a mousetrap
    in the house!"

    The cow said,
    "Wow, Mr. Mouse.
    I'm sorry for you,
    but it's no skin off my nose."

    So, the mouse
    returned to the house,
    head down and dejected,
    to face the farmer's mousetrap-- alone.

    That very night
    a sound was heard
    throughout the house --
    like the sound
    of a mousetrap
    catching its prey.

    The farmer's wife
    rushed to see
    what was caught.
    In the darkness,
    she did not see
    it was a venomous snake
    whose tail the trap had caught.

    The snake
    bit the farmer's wife.
    The farmer
    rushed her to the hospital
    and she returned home
    with a fever.
    Everyone knows
    you treat a fever
    with fresh c hicken soup,
    so the farmer took his hatchet
    to the farmyard
    for the soup's
    main ingredient.

    But his wife's sickness
    continued,
    so friends and neighbors
    came to sit with her
    around the clock.
    To feed them,
    the farmer butchered the pig.

    The farmer's wife
    did not get well;
    she died.
    So many people came
    for her funeral,
    the farmer
    had the cow slaughtered
    to provide enough meat
    for all of them.

    The mouse looked upon it all
    from his crack in the wall
    with great sadness.

    So, the next time
    you hear someone
    is facing a problem
    and think it doesn't
    concern you,
    remember --
    when one of us is threatened,
    we are all at risk.

    We are all involved
    in this journey
    called life.
    We must keep an eye out
    for one another
    and make an extra effort to
    encourage one another.

    SEND THIS TO EVERYONE WHO HAS EVER HELPED YOU OUT
    AND LET THEM KNOW
    HOW IMPORTANT THEY ARE.
    REMEMBER:
    EACH OF US
    IS A VITAL THREAD
    IN ANOTHER PERSON'S TAPESTRY;
    OUR LIVES
    ARE WOVEN TOGETHER
    FOR A REASON.

    One of the best things
    to hold onto in this world

    is a friend.
    Amen


    This story is to thank those that helped me get through the Blogger 2.0 migration, A big Mahalo to all that encouraged me and those that helped me hands on. It means a lot to me.




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    Hokule'a at mywideblueseas@gmail.com

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    My other Blogs~

  • Its All About The Journey~Reshaping My Life,One Pound At A Time

  • My Wide Green Fields~~ The Ohio Journey

  • Hokule'a~~Star of Gladness- A Poetry Blog

  • Lux Aeterna-A Memorial Blog dedicated to those affected by the events of 9-11-2001

  • Hawaii Calls! News Views and Links from the Big Island of Hawaii

  • Remembering Annabelle


  • Join the Project.... I am Blogger 768~







    Blogs I am reading~

    Pretty Nearly Daily Reads ~

  • 922 Cats

  • Collecting My Thoughts


  • Texas Trifles

  • Shiloh Musings

  • Smoothstone...

  • Attitude of Gratitude


  • LaShawn Barber's Corner

  • Journal Of A Writing Man


  • Regeneration


  • Wheelie Catholic


  • Insightscoop


  • Bloggers over 50


  • Koinonikon-Margi


  • Christ Is In Our Midst

  • Daily Weaving


  • Glory To God For All Things


  • The Eleventh~ a blog


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    Blogs of the Ozarks, and the Tri State Region~

  • Live! From Paradise!

  • Steph's Gonna Win!

  • The More Excellent Way

  • ...just another day in paradise...

  • Deo Volente

  • When Kate Blogs

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    Focus on Israel ~~~

  • Smoothstone...

  • Jack's Random Thoughts

  • Me-Ander



  • Solomonia

  • Shiloh Musings

  • Jewish in a Gentile World





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    Abigail Valentine, my little darling ~



    Fave Dog Blogs ~


  • Chihuahua Craziness

  • Miss Sadie Shih-Tzu

  • Raina Roo's and Kitty's too puppy blog

  • Bailey's Buddy

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    Annabelle my Beloved ~

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    May She Rest In Peace 2-25-2009 ~

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