This page is inspired by Derek Sivers.

For a more up-to-date, ongoing account of what I am up to right now, take a look at my


I have 3 books on the go at the moment:


  • Planting out the vegetable garden
  • Working through a short todo list of fixes around the house
  • Resting my body, mainly legs, after walking through Haleakala crater last Saturday


No travel. I have not been anywhere since the Stay-At-Home policy was introduced here on Maui back at the beginning of March. Stay-At-Home might have been relaxed a while ago now, but to me it just feels safer at home right now.


For me COVID-19 has produced a time of reflection. Maui has quietened down with the virus. Thursday, October 15th will be a change for the Hawai’i islands after more than six months. With a negative pre-departure test, visitors can travel to the islands without the need to quarantine for two weeks.

Last updated on October 13th, 2020