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Year of the Monkey writing contest for July : )
Okay, writers, here are the rules and regulations for the June version of The Great Bamboo Ridge Year of the Monkey Writing Contest.

June Winners for The Year of the Monkey writing contest : )
Congratulations to Leilaniolanai, Jim Harstad, and Doreen B. You've each won 10 Bamboo Bucks to use in the online store.

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.

Events

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 6:30 PM
Wine & Words

Bamboo Shoots

Ants: Farewell SKHS 1958
Published by JIM HARSTAD | Friday, July 29, 2016 7:30 PM
100 words for July.
Fireworks
Published by DOREEN B. | Wednesday, July 06, 2016 11:57 PM
A haiku
Now You See It
Published by LANNING | Monday, July 04, 2016 1:32 AM
1000 words for July.
Year of the Monkey writing contest for July : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Friday, July 01, 2016 5:04 PM
June Winners for The Year of the Monkey writing contest : )
Published by BAMBOO BUCKAROO | Friday, July 01, 2016 4:48 PM
Haiku: Throw Net
Published by LEILANIOLANAI | Tuesday, June 28, 2016 1:53 AM
For my Dad, the fisherman with the net on the reef at Makaha...
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