Above: Me, Adliene, and Eric. Adliene
worked for my parents when all of us lived in Haiti.






Danielle, my Step-Mom, Me and Eric. Danielle works for an NGO.





My grandparents married in the 1930s. Joseph Adrien,
taught agronomy for more than 50 years. His father was Syrian. His cousin, Pere Adrien, is a famous
Haitian priest who left the country in exhile during the dictatorship.






Above from left: Reginald, his younger brother
Claude-Alain, their Step-Mom, and my Uncle Carl-Henry. Carl-Henry is a pediatrician.
The artwork in the background is typical in Haiti. Haitian art is considered its own school.