May 28 2005

Why I Do This

Posted by J. Craig Canada in dennis peron, Homeless, Medical Marijuana

I remember, nearly 10 years ago, sitting in Dennis Perons’ office. A reporter from the Chronicle was there and Dennis was the darling of the media… …Dennis tried to interest the reporter in the plight of the poor, with me and my story as an example. But he wasn’t interested. But the fact is most Continue reading →

May 25 2005

Homeless in Santa Cruz

Posted by J. Craig Canada in church groups, Cyberspace, page smith, shelter

It’s been nearly two months now I’ve been homeless; first sleeping in hotels, and then in my car and in an abandoned building. And then in parks and church floors through the homeless services in Santa Cruz. I got a library card yesterday and this is my first time using their computers. They say you’re Continue reading →