Tag: Maori

Uncategorized

Marine Reserve Education on Wellington’s South Coast

The Baithouse Aquarium, Taonga (Treasure) on Wellington’s South Coast Wellington’s South Coast is an authentic treasure map, drawn across a spectacular landscape.  It is the sort of place that takes your breath away, whether you are a skeptical landlubber or a seafaring adventurer.  From the Easter Island Moai in Lyall […]

Uncategorized

~

A North Island Fairy Tale  (Respectfully inspired by, but not based on, Māori folklore of Aotearoa and by Te Reo Māori, with select words in Te Reo) Rā, the beaming sun, had a lover Queen of the clouds and of Ua, the rain Precious Wai that was needed to water the […]

Uncategorized

Te Whanganui-a-Tara | Windy Wellington

Te Whanganui-a-Tara | Windy Wellington   I miss the sad wind blowing, With cool indifference as it whips Pasted concert fliers off the weather beaten walls Of a seaside fish and chips.   I miss the local people, Who like the seaside flaxes Are sharp and quiver with determination, Their resounding […]