This blog contains musings and ideas as they come to mind. They are on a variety of topics generally concerning indigenous creativity, the contemporary development of indigenous communities. This blog comes from the thinker in me.


A kind of diary, random, the flow of the day, of the night, the detail of life, the way things come, arrive, reveal, explode, fade, express in the current of time. This blog comes from artist in me.

Hauraki Iwi History

This blog is a collection on posts on aspects of iwi (tribal) history of the Hauraki region. The posts contain items of this history found in a variety of sources. This blog comes from the historian-storyteller in me