A unexpected and fortuitous meeting

Dear Friends, It is a beautiful, sunny Sunday morning. Although the dry season has made our country look more like a desert than a jungle, the magnificent yellow flowers of the cortez amarillo currently in bloom provide a (short) feast for our eyes. I am grateful for all the goodness in my life, not the … Continue reading A unexpected and fortuitous meeting


Community Resilience

Dear Friends, Welcome to the first Sunday in August. Today in Costa Rica, we are celebrating the the Virgin of the Angels (Virgen de Los Angeles), the official patron of our country. Millions of pilgrims have already made their journey to the Basilica in Cartago as a demonstration of their devotion to La Negrita with … Continue reading Community Resilience