The Forgotten Isle of Samoa

When you look up Samoa on a map you would most likely recognize Samoa comprised of only two islands. In reality this is a false notion. Over 5 other smaller islands accompany Samoa’s two largest. Few of these islands are inhabited, as they are too small or remote to sustain a community. However, there is…

Shake Your Groove Thing

  Quick Notes: Roosters crowing at 3 am is now comforting Brownie had her puppies Running in the rain is amazing I have become a coach at the Rugby Academy of Samoa Music and dance are strongly embedded in Samoan culture. It’s impossible to get away from no matter where you happen to be. For…

If you Build it They will Come

I have spent several tenuous days working on organizing the library at my school. I knew this would be difficult work as it is filled with many outdated and damaged books. My plan was to finish this task before letting students check out books. My plan was foiled one afternoon when the students, being the…