Results 1-3 of 50
Wrapped in plastic against the rain, standing pressed against a stone retaining
wall, the figure seemed to shine. The little light left, almost red from the invisible
sunset, made his plastic wrappings glitter. Above his head, the reddish light was
Perhaps the rain would protect them. Fifteen minutes after the five cars with the
priests, nuns and other invited lay people had gone, some friends from Port-au-
Prince arrived at the Pont-Sonde residence and said that they had just come ...
"We had five rains before the harvest in my day, or more," said one white-haired
farmer sitting out in front of a pink borlette, his machete at his side, as a white sun
went down behind the main street's houses. "Now sometimes we have to wait ...
What people are saying - Write a review
The rainy season: Haiti since DuvalierUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This welcome interpretation of Haiti provides many insights into a country that few North Americans understand. Wilentz, a journalist, captures the complex cultural ambience and mystery of domestic ... Read full review