Dave Cluster Archives
- Back to Abnormal
It takes only a short amount of time for one’s ability to deal with all the social negativity that living homeless requires to atrophy.
- Good Cop-Bad Cop
One of them placed his hand on his gun and said, “You got a problem, bud—I mean bum?”
- ’Tis the Season
These are the same people who pray to a long haired, bearded, homeless man on Sunday but cannot see one right in front of them on Monday!
- Shelter From the Storm
I’d like to say thank you to the folks who emailed or wrote to me at the blog, asking how I was going to or how did I handle “Superstorm” Sandy. As it happens, I fell into an apartment/cat-sitting gig last month.
- One Step Forward, Two Steps Back
As for the depression, when I am in its grips, at the bottom of the abyss, well, suicidal ideations are equivalent to happy thoughts.
- Gimme Shelter
After three and a half years spending my nights sleeping in the infamous shed, I am again not certain where I will be sleeping from night to night.
- Tales From The Crypt
It was a night much like tonight, dry and comfortable, in the upper 60s and filled with the sound of half a million crickets. I had not yet moved into the infamous “shed” and was bouncing around from place to place to place, depending on the weather, wher
- Panhandle Tales
The Jamaican reincarnation of Barry Manilow called me over and said "White boy, you got heart. Get yourself a nice hotel room for the weekend."
- No Place Like Home
I just got back from four days and nights at my daughter Jenn’s house—more accurately, the basement apartment of her mother-in-law’s. And I do appreciate the chance to shower and wash clothes and sleep in the air conditioning in exchange for watching the
Life On The Street
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