Oct 07 2009


I’ve been pretty harsh on Santa Cruz in my writing over the past couple of years, much of it deserved. But lately I find myself grateful for things such as the backpack I was given some years ago. It is still in excellent shape and is perfect for my laptop. When I found myself homeless Continue reading →

Jul 01 2008

Hang tight

My first of several trials ended Wednesday with a hung jury. It started Monday and the Jury deliberated longer than the trial. It is my understand we start over from square one this coming Wednesday, just in time for the Fourth of July. After that I have another jury trial for marijuana possession. And after Continue reading →

Apr 22 2007

Too Much

That, in a nutshell, describes what it is to be bi-polar. You’re always too much. Always either too high or too low. It didn’t impress me so much to be too much for Alabama. Or most of the other places I lived. And the fact was, it doesn’t seem I was too much for New Continue reading →

Mar 14 2007


Posted by J. Craig Canada in Homeless, karen, Police, Santa Cruz, Smoking & Public Use

I was threatened about 8:30pm, to the point I called the police. Now I’m scared. I’m hoping that since the police know who this is I don’t have anything to worry about. But I have a very strong feeling that is just whistling in the dark. Here is what transpired, copied from the Sentinel Forums: Continue reading →