May 29 2007

Help those who have hope

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Homeless, shelter, Twelve Step Groups

That was a quote from an article about the homeless in San Francisco. I found it while searching for something else a couple of days ago. I didn’t read the article, but just scanned enough to ascertain that it wasn’t what I was looking for. But that jumped out at me because it sums up, Continue reading →

Jun 16 2006

The Bum’s Rush

Posted by J. Craig Canada in banned, church groups, cleanliness, shelter, tickets

I think it was Monday I went to the Concentration Camp to shower and sign up for laundry, and found myself banned. Murphy engineered it. I suspect to a certainty that Murphy was one of three complaints Marcus said he received when I asked him why I was told I couldn’t leave the lot after Continue reading →

Jun 12 2006

Conversations

Posted by J. Craig Canada in banned, Employment & Housing, Medical Marijuana, shelter

I had wanted to make a post about conversatoins I’ve had with people here and there. Several weeks ago Bobby, for instance, offered to smoke a bowl with me to tell me he had been rejected from Page Smith for smoking marijuana. He said someone who lived there offered him some the night before, and Continue reading →

May 28 2006

Memorial Day

Posted by J. Craig Canada in cleanliness, shelter, Smoking & Public Use

It’s nearly 5:30 pm now. Just took me 4-5 hours to get cigarettes and then medicine, walking from one end of town to the other, and back. I had to stop and rest several times. I borrowed money to have enough medicine and cigarettes to last me till the end of the month. I was Continue reading →