Aug 03 2006

In a Sane World

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Alabama, dennis peron, greenway, Medical Marijuana, missions

Well, it’s payday. I got my disability benefit today after being broke for a week. The way things are going, and after everything I’ve been through I figured why postpone the inevitable. And spent my time in coffee shops and cafes, and the money I didn’t spend on that I spent on cigarettes and medicine. Continue reading →

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Apr 10 2006

Bag Lady

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Alabama, cleanliness, greenway, web publishing

I guess I’ve been a bag lady for about a month now. Sleeping on the sidewalk, and carrying my sleeping bag in one hand, my computer over the other shoulder, and a pack on my back. I don’t know what else to do. Even so, I can’t afford to sit in coffee shops to use Continue reading →

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Apr 02 2006

Sweet Home Alabama – reprise

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Alabama, Homeless

I had a good day today. It began with a small kindness which meant a great deal. I woke up to find someone offering me some of their cannabis. And a wish of good luck. Quite a contrast to the hatefest I’ve encountered on the online forums. And the fact is, if I hadn’t sold Continue reading →

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Mar 26 2006

Sweet Home Alabama

Posted by J. Craig Canada in Alabama, cleanliness, shelter, sleep deprivation

I’ve been out of medicine for week. Out of money. Out of cigarettes. And all I can think about is the land and money my father left me. And how I might have stayed in Alabama and had a roof over my head and a place to live if it weren’t for my mother. If Continue reading →

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