The streets of Chicago have an ominous air tonight with a feel like temperature of 17° and gail force winds. It’s harsh, cold and lonely. It brings forth a sense […]
Lance, a 34 year old homeless man, is terrified that he is going to loose his leg. It’s swollen twice normal size and the skin is breaking down to the […]
Sorting and packing supplies for the evening’s homeless outreach.
Around midnight I was driving the bus up West Adams Street across the Chicago River approaching Union Station; and I saw a man struggling to keep warm under a soiled […]
As I started to write this update on the homeless project I was stumbling significantly. I don’t have the elegance in my writing that Ryan has, and with only being up there […]
There is often no greater honor in life as being a life preserver for those who are drowning. And this last week, I met a young girl five stories under […]
It was a drenching week in Chicago as severe weather hit the city these past five days. Rain has soaked everything and the thunder and lightning traumatized those homeless seeking […]