Amy Brathwaite spent many years in the global aid industry. After giving all she could to that she began seriously pursuing photography and videography to great success. In this conversation you will hear about aid, sliding into DMs, and forgotten cousins.

Amy’s website:

The books Amy mentioned:

From Apple Books
From Amazon
  1. Chasing Chaos: My Decade In and Out of Humanitarian Aid by Jessica Alexander
  2. The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster by Jonathan M. Katz
  3. Rainy Season: Haiti-Then and Now by Amy Wilentz
  4. Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone by Brené Brown

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