Stinky Poo

Stinky Poo

From October 22, 2020 Last Sunday, one of the two toilets on the first floor was backed up. No one could unclog it. The guys tried a few remedies on Monday. No luck. On Tuesday, a crew came to clean out the sceptic tank, which was filled. It was so full it filled the truck.

Stress Relief

Stress Relief

From October 21, 2020 As the Journals clearly reveal, life in Haiti can be very stressful. Running a home with five dozen kids serves up its own frustrations and problems. Some days the stress, frustrations, and problems paint me into a corner of desperation. When this happens, I paint my way out.

A Place of Forgiveness, Pain, and Conflict

A Place of Forgiveness, Pain, and Conflict

From October 20, 2020 Community is a place where we learn to care for each other, which makes community a place of forgiveness. Community is a place where the ego dies, which makes community a place of pain. Because each of us carries our own inner conflicts into community, and so community becomes a place of conflict.