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Homeless is a word nobody wants to say let alone experience. People whisper it to each other in quiet corners. They smell the air and brush you away if they think you are a stinky homeless person. 515 more words


Last stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena; illustrated by Christian Robinson (2015)

Market Street and I have a slightly strained relationship, entirely of my own making. I stopped briefly in San Francisco last year on my way from New Zealand to Las Vegas. 329 more words

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I Know Why Nothing Gets Better

Explaining what is wrong will make me sound paranoid but so what. I am getting used to that. Check my facts, man, check my facts. 647 more words

Mountain Breeze in the City Slums

They open the doors of the long white corridor bathed in aqua colored tables with florescent yellow chairs that tastes like the waters of a desert oasis. 167 more words


5 Great Places to Donate Post-Holidays

It is better to give – than receive!

The holiday season elicits a broad range of feelings in people. The most important is that wonderful feeling of giving. 659 more words


Rapper 50 Cent Volunteers at Food Bank of New York

Infamous rapper 50 Cent took a break from pushing his frenemies buttons to pack up food items to needy families at The Food Bank of New York City’s… 98 more words


Give love this Christmas.

“Wheresoever we seek our own, there we fall from love.”
—Thomas a Kempis

“There is the tendency to place ourselves and our ambitions at the center of our lives. 401 more words