LESS MEANS MORE

I was homeless in New Orleans for years and learned a great lesson about people. Those areas where people of color and the poor were the ones to give you hand up. I stayed around New Orleans East, read (Chief Highway Bank) a previous story. Those people were the ones that treated me like I…

Bo Speaks on Poverty

Hello everyone, I have recently learned that we are poor. We live in what is referred to as a shack. we go for days with no contact with the outside world. our only heat comes from a wood stove. we are on what is called a fixed income (don’t know who fixed it) cuz its…

America Part 10 (final)

Sunday we got the sink working at least the cold water, we needed a new pipe for the hot water. For now that didn’t matter as I had no hot water. Dewayne said Jo Ann is cooking for us so lets don’t disappoint her. I gathered up Scrappy and we headed off to find if…

America Part IX

Friday night when we got in the porch was all lit up. We had a flat at the yard and was running a little late. There under the yellow light was Scrappy, probably got hungry. Dewayne got out saying he wanted to make sure there was no leaks that would flood the place. said he…

America Part VIII

I was up early and the first thing I noticed was the chicken was gone. I built a fire and made some coffee thinking I would be joined by Scrappy but he was not an early riser. With coffee in hand i headed back inside and went to the front door that was stuck open,…