Solitude in Mustang
Up on the roof of the world, people's priorities are different and humanity is saner.
Solace in a sea of tranquility
Unlike the ever-anxious West resonant peace pervades Nepal, writes columnist Henry Bennett, who sought a refuge from the headline-news storm and found it.
Acreage and apocalypse (Hawaiian reflections 2)
What with the looming climate catastrophe, the American Republican Party [...]
On Maui and change (Hawaiian reflections 1)
In 1893, President Grover Cleveland sent the U.S. Marines to [...]
Henry Bennett first saw clouds up close when he was three years old, on a flight from Los Angeles to New York City in one of the first commercial jets to cross the continent. He has lived in in Maui, Hawaii for the last 23 years but still travels far and wide. He wishes people would read more books and loves his daughter deeply, though not in that order.