My Haiti recap

As you know (or maybe didn’t know, but will pretend like you do now), yesterday was the one year anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti. The earthquake that left more than one million people homeless in the poorest country in the Western hemisphere. Working in…

“Cool” ways to help earthquake-weary countries

With last month’s 7.0- magnitude earthquake in Haiti, last week’s small quake in Japan and Saturday’s 8.8-magnitude earthquake in Chile, it’s got me thinking… what’s happening in the world? If you’re at all a little bit like me, there is an immediate feeling of despair…

My “response” to post-quake stricken Haiti

I woke up sick this morning, sore throat, runny nose and all. For medicine, I’ve been drinking hot tea all day. Hot Starbucks tea. And as I sit here, sipping Starbucks, working from home on a number of tasks, I’m reminded of the estimated 3…