Since I last wrote here…

Six months has passed by in an instant. I mean, it dragged on in a lot of ways, and I had to learn a ot of important lessons the hard way. It’s a new year. 2015 has ended, I’ve graduated, passed a bullshit exam to get licensed, and found my place as a social worker…

Taking advantage of snow days

I haven’t written anything here in quite a while. And this particular blog post is likely to be meaningless narcissistic drivel in the near future. Seeing that this blog site of mine got a huge upsurge in followers after I wrote “Why Social Work for the Homeless?” I feel like I have to apologize to…

on How We Might Perceive Change

Depending on who you are, you are going to view change differently. In some ways it’s what we strive for, what we hope for, what we feel we deserve. I often tend to think that passionate social workers and activists are those that think the status quo is not acceptable, that things must change, that…

Hufftington Post: More Proof That Giving Housing To Homeless Is Cheap, Effective And Will Make Tenants Happy

Such a simple concept. We know it works. What’s stopping us are the cultural attitudes toward the homeless and the poor. But stories like this gives me great hope, cause I seriously did not know that HomeStart operates solely on private donations and does not receive public funding. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/09/09/housing-first-homelessness_n_5787032.html?&ncid=tweetlnkushpmg00000058