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In an effort to get local literature into our schools, Bamboo Ridge Press, in partnership with the Hawaii Council for the Humanities, has in

From BAMBOO RIDGE Issue Number 95, THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS, by Michelle Cruz Skinner
Triggers for October: 1. there’s too much to say 2. I read anything I could find 3. she could call her mom 4.

BAMBOO RIDGE Issue Number 94, BAMBOO RIDGE: Journal of Hawai`i Literature and the Arts
Triggers for October: 1. I felt a hand on my shoulder From “The Wake,” Brenda Kwon 2.

From BAMBOO RIDGE Issue Number 93, ISLANDS LINKED BY OCEAN, by Lisa Linn Kanae
Triggers for September: 1. but I knew better 2. you won’t believe what happened to me today 3.

From BAMBOO RIDGE Issue Number 92, MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS, by Joe Tsujimoto
Triggers for September: 1. Thailand, eighteen months 2. it was a small event 3. I felt ill at ease in a suit 4.

Triggers for August: 1. for a moment, then, the world spun From “The Vase,” by Mary Lombard 2.

From BAMBOO RIDGE Issue Number 90, AN OFFERING OF RICE, by Mavis Hara
Triggers for August: 1. they laughed and greeted each other 2. just potential school dropouts 3.

Da Conversation: What do you Read?
At this year’s Hawaii Book and Music Festival, Misty Sanico, Richard Melendez, and I hosted “Buckaloose!

June Winners for the BR Year of the Horse Writing Contest
Congratulations to this month's winners.


Sunday, November 02, 2014 9:00 AM
TEMARI Trash & Treasure
Saturday, November 15, 2014 8:00 AM
Pop-up Holiday Book & Gift Sale!
Sunday, November 16, 2014 2:00 PM
BAMBOO RIDGE Issue #104 Preview Party
Monday, November 17, 2014 7:30 PM
BAMBOO RDGE Issue #104 authors at M.I.A.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 7:00 PM
From Roots to Shoots, a Wine & Words Fundraiser for Bamboo Ridge Press
Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:00 PM
BAMBOO RIDGE Issue #104 authors at Windward Community College

Bamboo Shoots

Top Five Regrets of the Dying: #4. "I wish I had stayed in touch with my friends."
Published by PONIKAA GIRL | Monday, October 27, 2014 1:10 AM
112 words
In your dreams I will come...
Published by EIJI | Wednesday, October 22, 2014 4:36 PM
My Halloween cauldron's concoction I wrote few pumpkin seasons back. 302 words
Published by DOREEN B. | Friday, October 17, 2014 11:52 PM
A Chinese calligraphy warm-up exercise: 144 Words
The Running Solution
Published by JIM HARSTAD | Friday, October 17, 2014 9:18 PM
This month we fix sexism and the Middle East; next month, Ebola. Amazing, the power of the pen. Run fast, my friends. 255 words
September winner in the Year of the Horse Writing Contest : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Friday, October 03, 2014 7:43 PM
Published by LANNING | Thursday, October 02, 2014 5:37 PM
436 words
Grey Fantasy: I Felt Ill--at ease in a suit, really?
Published by PONIKAA GIRL | Tuesday, September 30, 2014 9:34 AM
183 words
Year of the Horse Writing Contest for October : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Tuesday, September 30, 2014 6:10 AM