The president is talking for first time. Five houses in San Dino and two in Managua fell. There was a landslide in Laguna de Apoyo, where we just spent the day swimming ...

I wish I was in a place where I speak the language and know something. Roads. How things work.

I'm glad I'm with Yaci and Kellan and her family.

Yet I don't feel in danger. We are in the street. Marta rode it out in this same patch of dirt road in the 1970s and all was fine.