Hawaiian Time

Island time, Hawaiian time is a slower, more relaxing, reflective time. Enjoy the poem and find some Hawaiian time where every you are.

PXL_20210831_235347655Hawaiian Time

Hawaiian time
Beach time
Sun the only clock
Surf
percussion beat
wave after wave.
Same day replayed
Slowly
Sand, shade tree, and sea
broken only by sunrise
and sunset moments. 

Hawaiian time
to contemplate
to be one with the breeze
blowing mauka*
Hang loose
and Ho’onualu* on.

*”Mauka” Hawaiian for toward land. “Malia” is toward ocean.
*”Hon’onualu” means flow like a wave

About createthedawn

Dawn’s calling is for her poetry to make our world a positive place. She believes in the power of poetry to process, to focus, to align, and to find our way to happiness and fulfillment. Thus, her pen-name is CreatetheDawn. Follow Dawn's work on this blog and in her books to help fill your world with wit, wisdom, and wonder.
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