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Reflections on Haiti #282

On a personal level, I’ll admit that prior to Haiti didn’t think I needed to be more open, courageous or curious; I didn’t think I had many more lines of comfort to cross. Yet volunteering in Port Au Prince invited me to reexamine myself in the context of another country’s culture–not to mention an international group of volunteers with their own customs and traditions! When I volunteered to come help…