Monthly Archives: November 2011

Home Rich but Relationship Poor

I visited a former neighbor of mine today.  I had never been to her home before.  When I walked in, my neighbor said, “Please excuse the mess, I suffer from depression”.  She seems like a lovely person and she’s depressed. … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why Homeless People Choose To Be Homeless OR Do Homeless People Choose to be Homeless?

Below is an article I read today.  I’m not sure if the title is appropriate because  having access to a shelter doesn’t make someone “not homeless”.  I think the title should be 10 Reasons Why Homeless People Do Not Choose … Continue reading

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Fantastic Help for Homeless

What a great idea! The Tampa Epoch, a monthly newspaper focusing on poverty and homelessness, is aimed at helping many of the homeless people who had depended on panhandling to earn extra cash. Though only about 30 homeless vendors sold papers … Continue reading

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Cool Ramble

I’m sorry I haven’t written in a while.  I haven’t had much to write about.  I think tonight I’ll just ramble a bit.  I hope that’s ok. I’ve been noticing that my days are going by much faster that they … Continue reading

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Survival of the Grittiest

If  people are going to survive as a group or as individuals, they (we) are going to have to get a bit grittier, a bit scrappier.  It may take years for job market to recover, if it ever does.  Any … Continue reading

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Naked Wardrobe

Today I was looking for something on Craigslist and I came across an advertisement for free moving boxes.  I opened it because I am planning to reorganize my storage unit and it will help if a lot of the boxes … Continue reading

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Love you!!!

I love you for reading my blog.  It means the world to me when you read and comment. Just thought I’d share that with you.

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Mammon

One of my clients is very interesting.  Although she has a regular job of sorts, she is always trying to find ways to make extra money.  She owns coin operated snack machines, for instance.  Lately she has been looking to … Continue reading

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40,000…that’s 40 THOUSAND

New York is one of the richest cities in the world!  How does this happen?  Article below: City’s Homeless Count Tops 40,000 The number of people in New York City’s homeless-shelter population exceeded 40,000 last week for the first time, … Continue reading

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Do Homeless People Go To College?

I wonder if I took a college course, if it would be easy to use the shower facilities.  Would I have to take a physical education class to do this? Either way, a Jr. college seems like a much more … Continue reading

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