A Time for Solidarity

Dear Friends, As I begin my writing this morning, the skies are grey and the sun is struggling to come through. In the midst of the opaqueness, off in the distance and surprisingly, I can distinguish the sugar cane flowers and the surrounding layers of mountains more distinctly than on clear, sunny days. Get outside … Continue reading A Time for Solidarity

Being around enthusiasm and optimism

Dear Friends, My day began magnificently as they (thankfully) do most mornings here in Atenas. I hope the same is true for all of you wherever the day greets you. Meteorologist Gabriela Chinchilla reports that the low pressure system affecting the Caribbean area of Costa Rica maintains its intensity in that area but might also … Continue reading Being around enthusiasm and optimism