Ripping yarns, beautiful lies and a few home truths.
Woah, that is as they say round here, a taonga.
A work of art ST, even your writing. Gorgeous. Does that mean it is full now?
Aren't they pretty? Yes MF these are old, way back.What is a taonga Merc?
Taonga http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taonga the interesting thing about Maori precepts is that they were firmly entrenched and widely disseminated pre European contact, and they carry great meaning for us today, ref Treaty Of Waitangi Article 2.Suffice it to say your personal taonga bears great significance individually and as part of our greater community. I saw a little note in your journal regarding fisheries too.I keep journals, am currently on Book 17, I commenced in earnest after a trip to the South Island, (Māori: Te Wai Pounamu), a known place for mana restoration.
I looked it up. It is a lovely word. Cultural capital and the making of us, all in one. Nice. Thanks for that.