Kenep! The Fruit of My Life.

Listen! There is this fruit that I overly adore! I’ve only known how to say it in Kreyòl. So I googled it. Turns out, the scientific name is Melicoccus bijugatus and commonly referred to as “Spanish Lime” in the United States. But in Kreyòl, we call it “kenep”. I fell in love with this fruit when I…

My Journey Back to Haiti…

After my grandmother moved to the United States from Haiti, I had not been back since the Summer of 1999, I was 8 years old. Then when the opportunity presented itself I decided to travel back to Haiti with my dad’s side of the family in the Summer of 2015. So if we do the…