Street Voices

Personal essays and creative work from writers facing homelessness.

Sometimes stuff gets in the way of life.
I’ve met many people in my travels. I’ve met more strangers that were kind than unkind. I’ve been to Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Brussels, Paris, London, eve…
A week of essays on thanksgiving and gratitude
At first being homeless was one of the scariest situations I had ever dealt with. Where to go, where do I eat, where do I sleep? Full of terrifying que…
Tom reflects on his experience as a Salvation Army bell ringer.
Every corner of the public bus had been overpowered by the stench of dog fart. Eyes rolled, and the riders laughed, gagged, and tried to avoid smelling…
Getting mad at someone and killing someone...that’s not the way.
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