ASTWR Ep.23: Food for the Soul with PRIME

Episode 23 is a conversation with John “Prime,” a culturally grounded, local-to-global thinker, with deep roots in Pacific island communities. Born in Samoa and raised in Hawai'i, he is father and mentor who mixes the creativity and edginess of the hard hitting urban and graffiti art scene with a persona that is filled with aloha and a deep commitment to healing our kids and communities.

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Naiʻa Lewis
ASTWR Ep.22: Kanehunamoku

ASTWR Ep.22: Kanehunamoku–The canoe as teacher and lifelong learning, is a conversation with Bonnie Kahapeʻa Tanner, program director and captain at the Kānehūnāmoku Voyaging academy. Kahapeʻa acquired her sailing skills, and many life skills, under the mentorship of Clay Bertelmann and the Makaliʻi ʻohana, as well as Papa Mau.

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Naiʻa Lewis
ASTWR Ep. 21: JAH-topilot

JAH-topilot - ASTWR Podcast Episode No.21 - is a conversation with Mama T (a.k.a. Tricia Gonsalves) who is an amazing ital-chef and singer of Psalms. We chat about food as medicine, the body-mind-soul connection, and being a loving servant of Jah!

 

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Naiʻa Lewis
A New Perspective

A new perspective brings new understanding, new insight, new inspiration …and if you play your cards right a renewed sense of courage to follow your dreams; to be the unicorn (or any cool magical creature of your choosing).

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Naiʻa Lewis
Creative closure––three Mosaic Murals™ reach completion

However, as I have new opportunities opening up for me in the year ahead, I have known for some time that I must face these challenges and determine the ways in which I will navigate them more successfully. Not only is it critical to complete a project, from a spiritual perspective it is vital that the people who contributed their time and mana are reciprocated. Offering them a means to have a reproduction of the work, as a touchstone of their experience, is important.

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Naiʻa Lewis