Archive for February 7, 2008

The phrase,

"Homelessness Can Afflict Anyone"

… is something I firmly believe. To me those words are more than just a cute or catchy statement: they are a statement of fact. I know them to be true. I’ve seen the proof.

I have met a wide diversity of people who have become afflicted by homelessness. Some are currently homeless. Others have been homeless at sometime in their lives. They come from all walks of life. They span the entire spectrum of age, gender, religious beliefs, political affiliations, educational backgrounds and everything else in between.

What has caught me by surprise is that homeless doesn’t afflict only people.   (more…)