Monthly Archives: February 2010

Help

I’m not sure how anyone who needs help gets it!  I spent a couple hours calling around today, trying to find a place for Tricia and Ben – I’m picking them up tomorrow at their old campsite at 9 AM … Continue reading

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The Short Term Lingers On

“Flapjack I’m sorry but we’re running low on food, water, and overall enthusiasm.” Bubbie, in “The marvelous misadventures of Flapjack” So, when I was laid off at the end of July I focused on what needed to be done then … Continue reading

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Evicted

Yesterday my (truly) homeless friend, Tricia, called me to say that the police had come by their campsite and informed them that the landowner ‘wanted them off his land.’  They’ve been living there for over 5 years with the landowner’s … Continue reading

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