Tag: homelessness

Relana's Story: Evicted from My Childhood Home

Relana's Story: Evicted from My Childhood Home
Yesterday was a bittersweet day. That time last year, just two days shy of my birthday, I was lying cozy in my childhood home when I was awakened by multiple uninvited, loud, aggressive voices. It was the sheriffs coming to escort my dad and I out of the home he owned for 41 years. Our... Read more »

Dr. Dawj: What Does A Homeless Person Look Like? It Was ME

Dr. Dawj: What Does A Homeless Person Look Like? It Was ME
By Dawgelene (Dr. Dawj) Sangster To see me and talk to me, one would never really know that I was once homeless. But what does homeless look like? What does homeless sound like? We often can’t tell the stripes and scars that individuals have across their backs.  One never really knows who is standing in... Read more »