ArtBy Kym Parker May 26, 2021
Poetry from Artist/Vendor Kym Parker.
ArtBy Carlton Johnson May 26, 2021
Staying strong on the streets
Artists/Vendor Carlton Johnson writes on the importance of raising awareness of the struggles of experiencing homelessness.
ArtBy Carlos Carolina May 26, 2021
Artist/Vendor Carlos Carolina-Bey reminisces on D.C. General Hospital and encourages others born there to connect.
ArtBy Darlesha Joyner May 26, 2021
God’s Little Angel
Artist/Vendor Darlesha Joyner writes on why she chooses to help others.
ArtBy Daniel Ball May 26, 2021
My DC childhood
Artist/Vendor Daniel Ball writes about his early years for readers.
ArtBy Pierre Johnson May 26, 2021
Spare the rod and spoil the child
A short story from Vendor/Artist Pierre Johnson.
ArtBy Rochelle Walker May 19, 2021
Mother’s Day: Remember all mommas
Artist and vendor Rochelle Walker remembers her mother and shares special words for all mothers on Mother’s Day.
ArtBy Vennie Hill Bracey May 19, 2021
Me and My Recovery: Learning to live with my mistakes
Sometimes you have to think about the things you regret to continue to grow and care for yourself.
ArtBy Ayub Abdul May 19, 2021
A poem about missing someone and hoping for a miracle.
ArtBy Sheila White May 19, 2021
My biggest challenge
Artist and vendor Sheila White shares her greatest personal struggle and her concern that many others in the area will be affected by homelessness once pandemic-related eviction prohibitions expire.
ArtBy Faith Peace May 19, 2021
Faith Peace shares a recipe for spiritual fulfillment with readers.
ArtBy Gerald Anderson May 19, 2021
Artist/Vendor Gerald Anderson provides readers with an update on his health.
ArtBy Angie Whitehurst May 19, 2021
Angie Whitehurst shares her reaction to the guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin’s criminal trial for the murder of George Floyd.
ArtBy Abel Putu May 19, 2021
Change gotta come soon
Abel Putu shares his thoughts on and hopes for necessary changes to the U.S. criminal justice system.
ArtBy Patty Smith May 19, 2021
Patty’s Sketchbook: Me and My Community
Patty Smith shares some work from her sketchbook in which she does self portraits of her interactions in the SSM community.
ArtBy Sasha Williams May 19, 2021
A poem and art from Artist/Vendor Sasha Williams that reflects on experiences.
ArtBy Jennifer McLaughlin May 19, 2021
Navy Yard fire
Vendor/Artist Jennifer McLaughlin contributes a report on a fire near the U.S. Department of Transportation that may have been caused by a cigarette butt during high winds.
ArtBy Marcellus Phillips May 12, 2021
Why are you here?
Marcellus Phillips asks questions for self-reflection.
ArtBy John Littlejohn May 12, 2021
Good news for feet
John Littlejohn shares stories of references to “feet” in the Bible.
ArtBy Jacquelyn Portee May 12, 2021
April showers bring May flowers
A spring celebration by Jacquelyn Portee.
We believe ending homelessness begins with listening to the stories of those who have experienced it.