Into the Fire

From July 19, 2018 Within minutes of driving through the gate at Santa Chiara, Oleta, Carla, and Josette approached the car, each carrying an infant. They squeezed into the back seat of the Xterra. Carla is Ecarlatte niece. She is living and working at Santa Chiara for the summer. She is a great help. Just as we were about to leave,…

Deep Sadness

From July 20, 2018 I was under the mistaken belief that the supermarket and pharmacy near us that was destroyed by fire during the riots were the only businesses targeted by the protestors in the shopping center where they were located. I was wrong. All the business in the shopping center were destroyed, including the office supply store, the cable/internet…