These images of daily life in Nicaragua and Honduras represent a simpler life. Central America is poor by USA standards. So poor that most families live on less than $2 US dollars a day. This area was torn apart by several wars during the late 1970′s and 80′s which can still be seen today.
Marie, A 82 year old lady waits for water near Managua, Nicaragua.
A young boy sits by the door just befor going to get water from a stream in in Providencia, Nicaragua.
A horse tries to avoid being roped in Las Crucitas, Honduras.
A womes lives in a one room home with chickens and dogs near Managua, Nicaragua.
A boy and his puppies in San Juan Ojojona, Honduras.
Marcos, a 39 year old man, sits in his home in Las Crucitas, Honduras. He had not eaten in days and he sometimes bites his arm.
Brothers sit by a window near Managua, Nicaragua.
A mother of 8 sons with two of her grandchildren in Moroceli, Honduras
Cowboys hold onto a colt to give it vet care in Las Crucitas, Honduras.
Mary, a 85 year old widow is in bad health sit in her one room home in Moroceli, Honduras
A 73 year old cowboy in Villa De San Francisco, Honduras.
Felices just turned 100 years old and her family posted a birthday sign in Jacaleapa, Honduras.