Couch Potato

Couch Potato

From September 15, 2021 I spent all of yesterday on the couch. I wasn’t resting. I was very sick…with multiple symptoms. For me first and foremost I was concerned about the extreme dizziness. Every time I sat up or got up, I felt as if I was going to fall. When I laid down too quickly it felt as if…

A Home for Bene

A Home for Bene

From September 14, 2021 Yesterday, a Journal reader responded to the Journal by suggesting I get a small kennel for Bene. Great idea. But where do I get one in Haiti. Around 9:00am I went downstairs. I sat on the bench at the back of the yard. As I waited for Baby to come with me to Petionville for a…

Dr. Deluc Sticks Mr. Gerry

Dr. Deluc Sticks Mr. Gerry

From September 11, 2021 Recent lab tests in Haiti revealed that I had a significant vitamin B-12 deficiency. I also have anemia. On my trip to Florida, I experienced some dizziness. We attributed this to a new medication I was taking for my mildly swollen angles caused by poor circulation. I stopped taking the medication. Beyond the dizziness, I also…

Against All Odds

Against All Odds

From September 10, 2021 Yesterday, Sr. Roselore sent her brother, Dr. Deluc, a photo of the bank receipt indicating the money we sent had been deposited in the Sisters bank account. The bank in Les Cayes only charged $16.50 to convert the US dollars into Haitian gourdes. Our bookkeeper then sent the remaining $7,875 of the earthquake relief fund to…

Trademark and Remarks

Trademark and Remarks

From September 9, 2021 Got up at three in the morning yesterday for the long, journey back to Haiti. The two-hour drive was problem free. JetBlue has a new procedure for flights to Haiti. It is no longer possible to check-in on-line and print a boarding pass. You must check-in in person so the agent can check your covid test…