Warm your hands its so cold offer kindness stories told how many lives have been touched warming station food, beds and such I dont often promote submission opportunities on my blog. But this submission is the kind where your poetry (and a mere $3 per poem) helps people during the winter months. Here areContinue reading “Warm your hands #poetry #homeless”
alone with my fears oars barely strike the surface boat is shoaled * can you spare a dime my eyes hunger for the past my cart empty This week’s Carpe Diem Haiku Kai writing challenge is to try our hand at Wabi Sabi. Kristjaan breaks down the two concepts: “Sabi: As fascinatedContinue reading “Wabi Sabi #lonely #homeless #haiku”
Your large eyes wide open like saucers empty hands longing to be held one look into the world you can feel it “Hunger” a gasp needing to be expelled * Have your lips tasted more than sawdust? Has your heart been over filled with warmth? Do you circle life in desperation ever seeking shelter fromContinue reading “Can’t You See the Hunger? #poetry #homeless”
Most of us have encountered the homeless. What do you do????
“Hope” is the thing with feathers BY EMILY DICKINSON “Hope” is the thing with feathers – That perches in the soul – And sings the tune without the words – And never stops – at all – And sweetest – in the Gale – is heard – And sore must be the storm – ThatContinue reading “Inspired By Emily #atozchallenge #poetry #photography #homeless #napowrimo”
songs are beneficial conduits for emotion as is poetry where many songs begin
Sadly there will be more of us in 2012 who face “life out of a can.” What do people do when they have nothing? Hopefully they still have a sense of humor. For some there is little choice in the matter.
Steve Jobs steps down and the world reels a woman with no food or home for her children doesn’t even make the neighborhood news today.
There has to be a way to help others who have nothing. Homelessness isn’t a disease it is where many of us might be if we lost our job tomorrow
you just hung up the phone looking for a place to call home using your thumb on the road gets you to places untold what do you search my friend for adventure around the next bend? do you seek a place to lay your head the comfort of a real bed? i know not whatContinue reading “Looking for Roots #homeless #jobless #poetry”