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"TRANSIENT" IS NOT ANOTHER WORD FOR FREE SPIRIT

ONE:

I’ve been homeless
And hungry
Runaway
Merely a credit card away
From being a street person
Fortunate to have
Kind family and friends
Lucky to be… 527 more words

Poetry

BARDS AGAINST HUNGER

The Bards Against Hunger 5th Year Anniversary Book is now available through Amazon or the Bards Against Hunger organization.  The project has raised thousands of pounds of food over the last 5 years to help local charities and food shelters in many different states. 114 more words

Poetry

Talking About Retail...

I have made the decision that it’s time to move on.

To be clear, I miss Rumpy, Buggie and Bubba dearly, and I will for a long time to come. 741 more words

Pets

It can be soul destroying

After being denied PIP, I had to send it off to mandatory reconsideration which was also refused.

So I then have had to appeal to a tribunal. 192 more words

Mycrazylife

MEMOIR: WORKING CLASS HERO (IS NOTHING TO BE)

*scroll down for YouTube video*

How in the world

Would parents force a

Fifteen-year-old

On the subway

From Snyder Avenue

To York-Dauphin

To work at an optician’s… 124 more words

Poetry

Working Poor in Europe - The increase in non-standard forms of employment in many countries appears to have contributed to rising it

The ‘working poor’ are a substantial group, the latest estimate putting 10% of European workers at risk of poverty, up from 8% in 2007. This report describes the development of in-work poverty in the EU since the crisis of 2008, picking up where an earlier Eurofound report on this subject, published in 2010, ended and looks at what countries have done to combat the problem since. 408 more words

Report

Providers Turning to Protectors and Buying Guns

Financial inequality is impacting society by making men protectors of what limited resources each family has.

I know few people who are increasing their wealth in the post-Reagan era. 1,002 more words

Sustainability