So Much For Anonymity

My street brothers and current housemates made the Ottawa Citizen today (front page of sports) for running.  This time nobody was running from the cops.

I’m glad the author, Martin Cleary, didn’t overdo the patronizing pathos characterizing most articles on the homeless.  Believe me, Vince & Chris are not looking for anyone’s sympathy.  Like all of us in the Life House program, they’re focused entirely on getting clean and off the street.

The boys can’t say enough good things about Inner City Health and Megan Delaney, their tireless trainer and motivator.  Just another unsung hero I suppose …

Read The Article Here

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Street Poet scribbling to your tired, your poor, your huddled masses; the wretched refuse of your teeming shore, the homeless, tempest-tost ...
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