Tag Archives: healing hands of joy

Ethiopia Photography Group Show on Maternal Health 9.12.12

  As many of you know, I spent about a month in Ethiopia documenting a maternal health condition called obstetric fistula through an organization called Salaam Garage.  It was a life changing experience and one that I have relived in my mind many times over.  This project was the most meaningful personal project I have...

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Brain Pickings, Etc.

I found this little quote box called the “Holstee Manifesto” posted on a newsletter/blog called “Brainpickings” that my consultant sent my way (photo by me).  According to the “about”section, “Brain Pickings is a discovery engine for interestingness, culling and curating cross-disciplinary curiosity-quenchers, and separating the signal from the noise to bring you things you didn’t know...

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Work on Display at Denver International Airport Until Oct 13, 2011

An image I took as part of a project on women’s maternal health issues (specifically obstetric fistula) in Ethiopia is on display until October 13 at Terminal A in the Denver International Airport.  It was chosen by the director of the Center for Fine Art Photography in Fort Collins, Colorado as part of an exhibition called “Center...

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Ethiopia Tumblr Blog

Hello, I will now be blogging via Tumblr at: http://www.saraforrestphoto.tumblr.com from now through mid December. I am currently working on a project in Ethiopia and will be updating that blog I created especially for the trip/project.  This first photo is of a fistula patient, Mulu, in her hut in the remote village of Hinta in...

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