Month: May 2020

Weekly Message from T. J.

Asking Questions

His face is looking a bit white. But we keep asking questions. We finally get to it, the reason we are all here. Will he or won’t he admit his attorney had put him up to this entire case or not? My law partner … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Happy Birthday IZ

Sixty one years ago today Israel Kamakawiwo’ole was born in the territory of Hawai’i. He was raised in Kaimuki until moving to Makaha with his family as a young man. Raised with musicians in his family and all around him, he grew up … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Are You Still Watching?

How are you doing?
What’s new?
How have you been?

For the past two months, the habit of asking these questions has started to feel inane. When I ask these kinds of questions, I’m met often with wide eyes and an open gaze, … read more.

Weekly Message from T. J.

Beautiful Building

“It really is a beautiful building.” I said this as I looked up at a ceiling adorned with interlocking, colored tiles inlaid against decorative concrete frames. Examples of the art deco design of the building flowed from the centerpiece ceiling down the cream colored … read more.