The Past and The Future

The Past and The Future

From April 18, 2021 Six years. Six very long, very difficult years. Just to reach a point where it all could fall apart. Forsix years, I gave every ounce of my being to the Santa Chiara Children’s Center, giving hope andhealing to hundreds of abandoned kids, even giving life to a few discarded infants who were justdays old when they…

The Edge of Explosion

The Edge of Explosion

From April 16, 2021 The bishops of Haiti issued a long statement on the unrest and violence in Haiti. One sentence captured the essence of what I experience on a daily basis. It read: “…the country is at the edge of an explosion. The daily life of the people is death, assassinations, impunity and insecurity. Discontent is everywhere, in almost…

On the Road Again

On the Road Again

From April 15, 2021 Yesterday morning I knew I had to do some shopping to get a few things for me to eat. I had two choices: go to the nearest local large supermarket or drive to Pétionville and go the Caribbean Market where I could get all the things that I liked and needed that would last a few…