Latest news and blog posts


An excerpt from BETWEEN SKY AND SEA: A Family's Struggle (Now available in the Bookstore)
One thing that Kaeo had learned in high school was that Hawaii is a paradox, one of the smallest states and yet one of the densest.

Year of the Monkey Writing Contest for June : )
The Great Bamboo Ridge Year of the Monkey Writing Contest continues. I repeat yet again: Everyone has a 100 word story.

Winner for the Year of the Monkey Contest for May : )
And the winner for May is Jim Harstad. He's won 10 Bamboo Bucks that he can redeem at the BR virtual bookstore.

On the bus back from Cambridge
Recently, I’ve been struggling with that all too familiar enemy—the blank page.

Year of the Monkey Writing Contest for May : )
The Great Bamboo Ridge Year of the Monkey Writing Contest continues. I repeat: Everyone has a 100 word story. I can help you write yours.

Year of the Monkey Writing Contest for April : )
We're baaack. It's time for The Great Bamboo Ridge Year of the Monkey Writing Contest.

How you can get a ONE-ON-ONE creative writing session w/ author D. Carreira Ching
To celebrate the release of his new novel 'Between Sky and Sea', Donald Carreira Ching is offering his writing expertise to a few lu

Year of the Ram writing contest for February : )
What? I thought I said we always take February off. What?

A Pordagee Abroad: what you like eat?
There is a very communal quality to food.

Happy New Year! Year of the Ram Contest for January : )
Hope you all choked your way through December 31st. It was really smokey at my house.

Events

Saturday, July 16, 2016 2:00 PM
Meet the editors of BAMBOO RIDGE #108

Bamboo Shoots

Golfing Kahuku with Whitey
Published by JIM HARSTAD | Friday, June 17, 2016 2:21 AM
June Year of the Monkey, 100 words.
Ohana Style
Published by DOREEN B. | Saturday, June 11, 2016 1:46 AM
900 words
Father's Day
Published by LANNING | Friday, June 10, 2016 12:30 AM
100 words for the Year of the Monkey June contest.
Year of the Monkey Writing Contest for June : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Sunday, June 05, 2016 6:14 PM
Winner for the Year of the Monkey Contest for May : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Sunday, June 05, 2016 6:10 PM
Our Last Date
Published by JIM HARSTAD | Tuesday, May 17, 2016 12:32 AM
100 words for May.
Mother's Day
Published by DOREEN B. | Saturday, May 07, 2016 11:35 PM
Haiku
A Mother's
Published by LANNING | Friday, May 06, 2016 12:23 AM
100 words.