Some of the characters in Molokai Reef.
Gybe - (rhymes with bribe or tribe) Protagonist of Molokai Reef and the series - Adventures of Gybe. Sails a 41' sloop of indeterminate make. In Molokai Reef, he discovers unwelcome guests snared in his anchor.
Mongoose - aka 'goose. Abandoned at a food kitchen in Iwilei, 'goose grows up on the streets of Honolulu. He sails the schooner Makani.
Andrea - operates her business from a Lagoon 41' catamaran.
Kara - founder of Oceans Now with the motto Raptus regaliter.
Flyn - longtime friend of Gybe. Singlehands her 40-something sloop.
Bill - scarlet macaw with a bad pakalolo habit. (Bill's photo © Alex Bramwell - Fololio.com)