Everyone is being robbed of rituals, he might have said, why not me?

January 26, 2010

Edwidge Danticatt has written a heartbreaking essay about her family in Haiti. You can read it here: http://www.newyorker.com/talk/comment/2010/02/01/100201taco_talk_danticat

My Dad used to visit Haiti in the eighties. He was first sent there on a photo assignment, and then returned multiple times after falling in love with it. (He told me that he hated the hotels there, and used to sleep in the graveyards!) Here is a photo from one of his journey’s.

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