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Gone Fishing Part 2

So the other night, I said I would post right after the fishing competition. And then I didn’t. That’s because I said it before I knew that we would be spending over 8 solid hours on the water, in the sun. 793 more words


16 000 km away from home - the Cook Islands

Last Monday I posted some pictures related to the Cook Islands’ tradition of having  graves of the loved ones in the front yard of the houses (see my post “End of the world”). 308 more words


The Name Game Of Survivor - Part 4

Feature Monday is here again and today we bring you another segment of Ozlet Ivan Ornelas’s name game. Today five different names are placed under the microscope for a close-up look at the similarities and differences of castaways bearing the same name. 1,680 more words


Cook Islands - Rarotonga Style

I didn’t know the Cook Islands existed until a couple months ago when one of my colleagues, Paul, suggested I go there on my way to New Zealand.   817 more words


I am Frigid - The Girl behind the Brand : Who am I ?

Kia Orana ( Hello in Cook Island Maori ),

My name is Esther Tetava and I am Frigid – the Girl Behind the Brand.

It’s been months since I last posted, and in that time, my life really has began to evolve. 660 more words


End of the world

Today I attended a funeral. It was a very sad day for those who lost their father, husband, brother, uncle, friend, colleague. He was 67… and his world ended… On days like this it is hard to escape the sense of our own mortality. 237 more words