Baby Ruth and Baseball

From October 13, 2019 Yesterday morning, I went downstairs around 6:45am. I sat on a bench with toddlers, most of who were just wearing diapers. Baby Ruth came right over to me and hugged. She then stood almost motionless for at least 20 minutes as I held her in my arms. Baby Ruth can be pretty aggressive, but around me…

Anything Can Happen at Any Time

From October 12, 2019 On Thursday afternoon, I called the MC Sisters. Sr. Violeta, the house superior, answered. I asked how the sisters were doing. Her answer said it all: “We’re alive.” That is about the best you can hope for these days in Haiti. She told me they had Mass one day, but she did not inform me because…