Daniel Lin

WRITER PROFILE:

Daniel Lin

Honolulu, Hawaii: January 4, 2018
Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner

WRITER PROFILE:

Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner

Marshall Islands: January 4, 2018
Various Contributors

WRITER PROFILE:

Various Contributors

Honolulu, Hawaii: January 20, 2018
MARSHALL ISLANDS

AFTER COP23 – A SEVUSEVU IN GERMAN RAIN

It’s been over two weeks since I left COP23, and I’m only now beginning to unravel what…

By Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner on December 15, 2017

MARSHALL ISLANDS

BEFORE COP23: ON #HAVEYOURSEI, LOSS, AND ATTENDING AS A POET

My work for COP23 began this past year in Fiji, where I attended my first retreat for 350…

By Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner on October 30, 2017

MARSHALL ISLANDS

Jo-jikum Climate Poems

CLIMATE CHANGE ARTS CAMP PART 3

“We are now that danger they should fear/our voices being heard/words that are inspiring /with…

By Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner on August 01, 2017

MARSHALL ISLANDS

Jo-jikum Climate Poems

CLIMATE CHANGE ARTS CAMP PART 2

“We are now that danger they should fear/our voices being heard/words that are inspiring /with…

By Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner on August 01, 2017

MARSHALL ISLANDS

CNMI Storytellers

SAIPAN REFLECTION

This week I wrapped up a Storytelling Workshop in Saipan alongside my friend, photographer Daniel…

By Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner on July 31, 2017

HAWAII

CNMI Storytellers

NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: CNMI STORYTELLERS

This past week’s events have been months in the making. From planning sessions, to Skype calls,…

By Daniel Lin on July 31, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

THE JOURNEY, YOUR ESCAPE

The Horizon is our Journey Swish, plop, bibbidi bop, This is how our Horizon will look —

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

YOU THINK YOU KNOW SAIPAN

You think you know but you have no idea what Saipan is. You landlocked leviathans see Saipan…

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

MY ISLAND

You think you know but you have no idea You think we are small but we are large in family

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

KEEP WALKING

I saw the worry in your eyes Each time I went up to you To give you a kiss on the forehead

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

Where I Belong

You aim your body towards the ocean, towards the horizon Your eyes become clear like a foggy…

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

EYE ON THE HORIZON

This is what the horizon will look like Canoes as far as the eye can see Sails raised high

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

MY DYING BREED

I am Chamorro, a dying culture with history so rich, but it will all be forgotten. I grew up speaking…

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

FROM A DIFFERENT ANGLE

This is what the horizon will look like… People rowing canoes and listening to the ocean

By Various Contributors on July 27, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

MISCALCULATION—ISLAND STYLE

You’re at a news conference, listening to an employer. “I hate the way he…

By Various Contributors on July 26, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

LOCAL BANANAS WITH MY HERO

When I was 3 my dad would come home on his breaks He would bring me to the playground…

By Various Contributors on July 26, 2017

SAIPAN

CNMI Storytellers

YOU THINK YOU KNOW BUT YOU HAVE NO IDEA

You think you know, but you have no idea that shores which were once a vibrant mix of beige…

By Various Contributors on July 26, 2017

MARSHALL ISLANDS

Environment

Reflections

This past week I’ve been in Palau attending the Pacific Education Conference where I presented…

By Various Contributors on July 20, 2017

PALAU

Palau Storytellers

DADDY’S LOVE

Dad took me on his big white boat The boat was his “baby” I always laughed…

By Various Contributors on July 17, 2017

PALAU

Palau Storytellers

JESSE’S STORY

An important part of coming to Palau for me was practicing my traditional ways such as fishing and…

By Various Contributors on July 17, 2017

PALAU

Palau Storytellers

BEFORE THE ME TODAY

You think you know but you have no idea That in this world, there’s someone in need…

By Various Contributors on July 17, 2017

PALAU

Palau Storytellers

VEXED

All of what you know is the tip of the iceberg literally and metaphorically You…

By Various Contributors on July 16, 2017

PALAU

Palau Storytellers

SEEING CLIMATE CHANGE FROM A CANOE

I am 12 years old It is 9pm And we are paddling our canoe. Just coming out of the…

By Various Contributors on July 16, 2017

PALAU

Palau Storytellers

JASON’S STORY

You think you know but you have no idea what you are thinking of. Therefore you are spacing out and…

By Various Contributors on July 16, 2017

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