Baseball Anyone?

The Dominican Republic. We left the house that morning in search of a grocery store, ATM and Internet cafe. It was necessary to scope out the area and find the essentials before our work began over the next few days. As we walked past a house we saw the cutest twin girls in the yard…

To Travel or Not to Travel

  People have said to me: “I want to travel but I can’t afford it.” “I could never do that.” “I need to sleep in a four or five-star hotel. I’m not interested in roughing it with the natives.” “I need electricity and running water.” “Weren’t you afraid?” “What if you get sick?”   Here…

Haiti – Six Years Later

Six years ago today a catastrophic earthquake hit Haiti. I still remember the heat. The people. The destruction. The loss of both life and property. I had no idea how this country would affect me. I remember first hearing the reports of the earthquake. What? Haiti? I’m supposed to go to Haiti. Wait, what? I…

Goals for ’16

Become a better writer. Enter a short story contest. Increase my coding skills. Learn Spanish. Read 30 books including short stories. Write a screenplay.