Inherent Value

Leaning on the wall, I waited outside the grocery store close to the slum community we regularly visit.  My job was to watch the backpacks and bags while the craft supplies and food for the day were being purchased.  Facing towards the street, I half-heartedly watched the traffic go by.  A man caught my attention. …

Beauty

For most of my adult life, I have wandered the world.  Over 30 years, I’ve seen the good in mankind, but as a charity worker, I have also seen the very worst. At the present, I live in the Philippines.  Today I walked through a slum where hundreds of families live in poverty. It was…