Society – Sociedad Archive

  • In my mind, a house is nothing but a smart financial decision. It is not special, and certainly not an accomplishment.  A house is simply a place to sleep.  It is a basic material necessity, nothing more, and nothing less.  <small><strong>**Note:</strong> This content requires site login.</small>

    Excited? Maybe. **

    In my mind, a house is nothing but a smart financial decision. It is not special, and certainly not an accomplishment. A house is simply a place to sleep. It is a basic material necessity, nothing more, and nothing less.  **Note: This content requires site login.

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  • Today is a rainy day, so he is forced to setup camp on a piece of cardboard just outside of the shopping area.  One side of his cardboard reads, "Will work for food."  The other is merely his chair.

    Paul in Leonard

    Today is a rainy day, so he is forced to setup camp on a piece of cardboard just outside of the shopping area. One side of his cardboard reads, "Will work for food." The other is merely his chair.

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  • This store was part of Good Will Industries, which is an organization that provides work and humanitarian aid for those in disadvantage through its hundreds of donation centers and thrift stores.

    A Good Move… A Good Will

    This store was part of Good Will Industries, which is an organization that provides work and humanitarian aid for those in disadvantage through its hundreds of donation centers and thrift stores.

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  • After the Pow Wow, I missed my exit to Lansing so I drove up to Flint, where in a split second I decided to go see the thumb of Michigan. I drove to Bad Axe, where I met some elite hackers.

    So many places in just a couple of days….

    After the Pow Wow, I missed my exit to Lansing so I drove up to Flint, where in a split second I decided to go see the thumb of Michigan. I drove to Bad Axe, where I met some elite hackers.

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  • She cries in desperation. She cries with excruciation. But this time, she cannot cry herself to death. She can only cry, and scream for compassion, and toss and turn, and feel the sharp pain killing her from tooth to brain.

    The City of the Living Dead

    She cries in desperation. She cries with excruciation. But this time, she cannot cry herself to death. She can only cry, and scream for compassion, and toss and turn, and feel the sharp pain killing her from tooth to brain.

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  • There is the power, for instance, that comes with driving the biggest vehicle in town.  There is also networking with people of all sorts....

    A job I would not mind

    There is the power, for instance, that comes with driving the biggest vehicle in town. There is also networking with people of all sorts....

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  • But of all things, what was hardest yet to understand was how much my own parents were sacrificing to get me out of that dying world.  Growing up, it was easy to be blinded by the idea...

    Me and their world

    But of all things, what was hardest yet to understand was how much my own parents were sacrificing to get me out of that dying world. Growing up, it was easy to be blinded by the idea...

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  • I finally got acquainted at my new place.  It’s big and cozy, not to mention dirt cheap!  The best part is that I am a block away from a major […]

    Community on Wheels

    I finally got acquainted at my new place.  It’s big and cozy, not to mention dirt cheap!  The best part is that I am a block away from a major […]

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  • Others robbed a helpless guy around the corner and felt good about it -- even powerful. Some others cried. Many suffered, while many laughed. Others died, and perhaps a handful of fortunate ones came back to life. Me -- I drove.

    Tonight, I drove

    Others robbed a helpless guy around the corner and felt good about it -- even powerful. Some others cried. Many suffered, while many laughed. Others died, and perhaps a handful of fortunate ones came back to life. Me -- I drove.

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  • I am very sorry to hear that, I said -- what else could I have possibly said to that?  What else could I have possibly said to a man who aside from not having sight, had also lost everything, absolutely everything, in a fire....

    Jesse

    I am very sorry to hear that, I said -- what else could I have possibly said to that? What else could I have possibly said to a man who aside from not having sight, had also lost everything, absolutely everything, in a fire....

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