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By Angels Fall From Heaven  (booksie.com)

Its a story about my life and the Other in it to... it was my struggles or how blind I was to the world... I was a homeless teenage girl.

Book | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Homelessness,Life,Drugs,Struggle

It's A Lonely, Lonely World

By Smallerthangalaxies  (booksie.com)

A short story about a man suffering from the loss of his family twenty years ago and his own loneliness over those years.

Short Story | Updated Jul 30, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Story,Blue,Boy,Infinite,Jest,David,Foster,Wallace,Literary,Fiction,Loneliness,Drama,Homelessness,Homeless,Racism,Politics

senora_jane

The Right Side Of Happy

By Senora Jane  (booksie.com)

A person's life can change quickly; and what you once knew, you may never know again. Jim lost so much that even simple conversation was valued above everything else. Photo Credit Rik Reimert (Google)

Short Story | Updated Jun 24, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Homelessness,Love,Frienship,Rape,Stroke,Sickness,Lust

I Am A Person With An Interesting Story

By Mind43dom  (booksie.com)

TLDR 3 x murder attempts, homelessness, drug addiction, sexual abuse, built a successful company, divorce and hostile takeovers.

Short Story | Updated May 14, 2014 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Murder,Attempts,Homelessness,Drug,Addiction,Sexual,Abuse,Built,A,Successful,Company,Divorce,And,Hostile,Takeovers.

perfectxinsanity

Looking The Other Way

By Perfectxinsanity  (booksie.com)

This is a poem about how we look away from the truth, simply because it's easier not to notice.

Poetry | Updated May 4, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Homelessness,Poem,Life,Pain,Depression,Truth,Deceit,Looking,Away,Watching,Blindness,Noticing

Survive

By Minaa  (booksie.com)

A young homeless mother, teaching her young son the do's and don'ts of the streets they live on.

Essay | Updated Apr 24, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Poverty,Homelessness,Family,Life,Streets,Monologue

qtta7777

Hi And Bye

By Qtta7777  (booksie.com)

The story of amnesia, smart manservants, dumb lords, overdosage, a musical number, jewels!, minor theft, homelessness, instructions, and a very good ending (that's not that good). I was a bit crazy when I wrote this, reading the whole thing aloud in a Texan and British accent.

Short Story | Updated Dec 26, 2013 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Amnesia,Jewels,Minor,Theft,Dumb,Lords,Smart,Manservants,Musical,Number,Instructions,Very,Good,Ending,British,Texan,Homelessness,Hi,Bye,That's

lionel_wyatt

The Platform At Connecticut

By Lionel Wyatt  (booksie.com)

The recollection of an incident which occurred on a metro platform; detailing the circumstances of a particularly painful failure on the author's part, and the fallout which followed.

Miscellaneous | Updated Dec 20, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Charity,Remorse,Homelessness,Motivation,Impatience

The Manor

By Sixteen Donut  (booksie.com)

Sterling Carson, a young squatter in Oakland, CA, falls in love... or so he thinks.

Short Story | Updated Jul 17, 2013 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Oakland,California,Squat,Squatter,Love,Poverty,Despair,Imagination,Spanish,Architecture,Psychosis,Insanity,Lunacy,Hallucinations,Drugs,Homelessness,Bum,Hobo,Goats

caroline_michaud

A Vaquero's Drowse

By Caroline Michaud  (booksie.com)

cowboy alley

Poetry | Updated May 21, 2013 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Cowboy,Urban,Homelessness,Death

jonathan_mcquillan

The Tale Of The Catman.

By Jonathan Mcquillan  (booksie.com)

This is loosely based on a real person in a town called Greenock on the West coast of Scotland. He lives rough and is known to dine on rats, hence his nickname, The Catman.

Short Story | Updated Dec 23, 2012 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 9
Tags: Homelessness,Isolation,Cruelty,Poverty

An Alley Full Of Miracles

By Glenn Washburn  (booksie.com)

“In as much as you’ve done it unto the least of these; you’ve done it unto me.”

Short Story | Updated Dec 22, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Homelessness,Faith,Christmas

ghetto_gospel

Love Perfect By Ghetto G.g. Gospel

By Ghetto Gospel  (booksie.com)

In the colder months and around the *holidays, citizens tend to look at the less fortunate. Churches and organizations get together and feed the homeless. It is good because the homeless do look forward to it as well. I encourage those who can answer the call to feed the poor out of that...

Essay | Updated Nov 16, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Homelessness,Ghetto,G.g.,Gospel,Hotwordz,Love,Compassion,Atlanta

ben_a_vanguarde

A Cruel Legacy

By Ben A Vanguarde  (booksie.com)

When homelessness and dependency is personal.

Short Story | Updated Aug 31, 2012 | Reads: 81 | Comments: 99 | Likes: 107
Tags: Homelessness,Dependency,Hand,Out,Lazy,Pride

The Man With A Smile

By Ihallhou  (booksie.com)

A homeless man explains his philosophy of life in a chance encounter with a do-gooder.

Short Story | Updated Jul 4, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Philosophy,Spirituality,Homelessness,Homeless,Charity,Amusement,Happiness,Crisis,Poverty

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