Carissima Naki Biography

I was born on Oahu, but proudly raised on the beautiful Big Island. I've lived there for 10 1/2 years, moved back to Oahu for 2 yrs., then moved back to Big Island for 5 yrs. I am a recent graduate of Kamehameha Schools Hawaii, c/o 2007, I am a freshmen in college attending Hawaii Pacific University.
I love sports and I love my family. Sports, family, and friends are what enlightens me or inspires me to write poetry. I love writing in general but they are what inspires me to write my poems.