Cutters

Cutters

Manual sugarcane cutting has been the norm in the Dominican Republic since Christopher Columbus introduced it to the island. It is a brutal job that has historically been done by Haitian migrants. A couple of months ago I was looking through … Continue reading

Work in Progress

Work in Progress

I’ve been having a hard time lately. Somehow, the mean voice that I’d managed to keep at the margins has again taken control. Everyone has a version of this. Mine says: “You’re never going to finish that. You’re no good. Why … Continue reading