Visitors' Reflection

I moved to Haiti in January 2005. I’ve been writing regular essays since then about the various projects that my colleagues and I work on and about our lives in Haiti. More recently, I began adding photos, and soon plan to add audio clips. Read More..

We arrived in Port au Prince after a few hour delay in Miami. At Laura and Jack’s Ft. Lauderdale home we had spent two lazy days, adjusting to the time zone, heat and relishing our last days with flushing toilets, swimming pools and air-conditioned movie theaters. Read More

I am spending 3 weeks with my mom and sister at Matenwa Community Learning Center, in the mountainous interior of la Gonave. This island, measuring about 15x35 miles, is home to about 100,000 people, almost entirely in a rural setting. Read More...