Our favorite activities, places, and food from our Feb 2019 trip to the island of Kauai in Hawaii
Abagail and I recently got back from a vacation to the island of Kauai in Hawaii. We stayed for a week and had a nice time. It was a bit of an expensive trip, but we both feel like it was worth it. We’re physically and mentally refreshed, especially after not going on any major trips in 2018. The sunshine didn’t hurt either (except for my left knee where I forgot to put sunscreen on). 🌞
We stayed on the east side of the island in the town of Kapaa. Kauai is a pretty small island. We rented a car to zip around and explore, which worked out well. While neither of us are what I’d describe as beach people, we still appreciated the beauty of the island and ocean. Here’s our favorite stuff we got up to.
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I’ve been spending a lot of time working on my comics and volunteering at the IPRC, a local Portland non-profit dedicated to making DIY printing accessible to folks. I wrote about it at the Big Cartel blog!
Looking back on how 2017 went, and what I want to accomplish in 2018.
A year is a nice amount of time. It’s long enough to accomplish significant things in one’s life, but it’s not too long as to forget the details of it all. I believe there’s value in reflecting on a project or period of time to see what worked, what didn’t, and what can be done better the next time around.
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The video I made and my favorite photos from my brother’s wedding in Maine in August 2017.
Reflections on what I learned making my first short film.
In the week since I finished my first short film, Hanging in There, I’ve been reflecting on the project and what I’ve learned.
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A short film about a young man who finds himself unable to leave his apartment, but he’s hanging in there.
Presenting Hanging in There, my first short film.
For the first time in my life, I felt like what I was doing was the right thing.
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A teaser trailer for the short film I’ve been working on, Hanging in There, with music by Gahlord Dewald.
It should be completed by the end of July.