Sometimes people know that you are homeless. If you are young, and perhaps very pretty or have some kind of odd feature that is attractive, a more affluent potential protector may make it known that he wants to save you. (Again, sometimes a protector may be a she, but a he is more common). He may have a wife and even a daughter your very own age. He has all the best intentions for you – clean clothes, a warm bed, a shower, food. He might even take you shopping and out to a fancy restaurant . . .
I became stronger, braver, softer, and far happier than I have been in a very long time.Read More
David Bowie in 1977 Credit: Rex
missing the alienRead More
Kieth Moon (photographer unknown)Read More
leaning into the dark and finding lightRead More
so many beautiful visions passed before my eyesRead More
it’s the soft edges that change the worldRead More
As I fell asleep, I swear, you were here with me.Read More
summertime in the mountains, and life is fineRead More
We were all so young!
Photo of me by George Tiboni – circa 1991Read More
the best escapes require no technologyRead More
too much busy busy busy-ness dulls the sensesRead More