A World Away in Vieques

A World Away in Vieques

{This is a post from one of my trips to the Caribbean back in early summer that somehow never got posted… I discovered it the other day and wanted to post it, as the island of Vieques has been on my heart since the devastation of Hurricane Maria a couple of weeks ago....
The Heart of Maya

The Heart of Maya

The jungle was deserted as I ran through it. …deserted of humans, that is. Howler monkeys screeched over my head and the songs of hundreds of colorful birds filled the darkness around me. The light from my headlamp ricocheted jaggedly off rocks and vines, periodically...