Solar Power Upgrade

Solar Power Upgrade

From June 10, 2022 Over the last seven years, the most consistent and difficult struggle I had was maintaining adequate delivery of electric power. Before Haiti, I knew nothing about electricity. You flip a switch and the lights come on. In the beginning nightfall brought out candles and flashlights. The little slum we lived in was in darkness.

I Got Mail

I Got Mail

From June 9, 2022 I told Naïve that because I loved her I hated seeing her sad and worried about her grandmother, so I moved her out of danger and closer to her granddaughter.

A Scorpion and a Kid

A Scorpion and a Kid

From June 8, 2022 On Monday evening when I saw Bency looking like a nun, I knew I needed to take her picture. But I was tired and didn’t want to bother getting my camera and then spending time transferring the image to my computer. But then when I saw her escorting the kids to the clinic, I knew I…

Day One

Day One

From June 7, 2022 Om my first full day back in Haiti, I hit the ground running. I was up at five in the morning. I spent three hours working on my Merton book. Then I got ready to drive to Petionville with Steph because our refrigerator was empty. We encountered no difficulty on the way to the Caribbean Market.…