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Encounters that Inspires Hope

For some, their art is their glue that keeps things together when the world around them is falling apart. For some it is the only thing that empowers them to not give in to the pressures of the decaying society that surrounds them . 286 more words


Broken Angels

Broken angels take

Their solace where it’s offered—

Dim lit street corners,

Long sodden roads walked alone

But for soulless companions.

Theirs is no stardust… 33 more words


And So It Goes . . . | Tandem Blog

She repeated herself, “hello Mam, do you have a R5 please?” You looked the other way and mumbled. “Go find a job”

I looked at her, filthy, with a stench that pushed me to the other side of the pavement. 262 more words

Tandem Blog


This is the first time I have used the “PIN-HOLE LENS” on my camera.  I was sitting in the Columbus Gourmet Cafe……….and snapped the people walking by.   12 more words


Homeless senryu

People on the street, homeless, jobless … how do they manage? Living
in tents or shacks, wet, cold, hungry. The homeless are a real concern for me, for municipalities and, at last possibly, national politicians … 95 more words