Urgent Care

From May 20, 2019 The trip back to Haiti yesterday was painless. Actually, the trip encountered no problems…but I was in a bit of pain during the drive and the flight.Before I left for Florida, I noticed a little lump on near the right side of stomach. To me, it was just like the thing on my arm some months…

On My Photography

From May 19, 2019 I’m not a writer who photographs. I’m a photographer who writes. I’ve only sold one photograph in my life. Sometime ago, there was an exhibit of my poverty photographs. They were not for sale. A woman network news producer desperately wanted a photo I took in northern India of a woman holding an infant. I titled…

Toy Cars

From May 18, 2019 The boys at Santa Chiara are always asking, “Papa Gerry, do you have any machines?” Machines are cars. They always want toy cars. I made a note before leaving Haiti to get some Matchbox toy cars for them. Yesterday, my long “to do” had been whittle down to three items…two of which were easy; but the…