March 5, 2009 / Praxis
Mourning death is dramatically different around the world, as is the care people need in the face of death.
Cara Strauss works in Bolivia with women in prostitution. As a direct result of growing up in Ethiopia and Kenya, she suffers frequent cravings for injera, chai, and chapatis. She loves being surrounded by snow-capped mountains and trying to coax herbs to grow in frigid weather.