Donald Carreira Ching was born and raised in Kahalu‘u. He received his BA in English from
the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa and is pursuing his MA in Creative Writing. He recently
completed his first novel, Between Sky and Sea, excerpted in Hawai‘i Review and Bamboo Ridge
(Issue #98). His work has also appeared in The Star-Advertiser, Cirque, Rio Grande Review, and Honolulu Weekly as the runner-up in the 2012 fiction contest. Forthcoming in Chaminade Literary Review, Bamboo Ridge #100.