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View from the Tent
shares observations from a homeless man living in various
shelters in and around Seattle.
These musings come from a man who was crushed by violence and loss.
His reflections and stories will give hope to those people supporting others in
similar situations,living on the outskirts of society.
"I had no idea there were people like Atreus living on the street."
“A great insight into those invisible in our society."
“The best narrative on homelessness I have ever read!”
Two major Universities are using View from the Tent as a textbook in Social
Dramatic readings of "View from the Tent" have been the center piece of
various fund raising events throughout the state.
Since 1989, when I returned to the states from Ireland, I have been involved
with many diagnosed with HIV. I have been on various care teams, support
groups, panels, marches, fund raising events, as well as starting a non profit
dedicated to giving those stricken with HIV a way to participate in society.
Nothing has been clearer than the desperate loneliness and isolation many
HIV/AIDS sufferers face every day of their lives.
These are their stories.
Stories full of courage, challenges and hope.
I am proud that I have been able to share their journey...
The essential message of this book is that when we trust kids we tend to get
better long term results than when we hang on to the old paradigm of top down.
"Trust Kids" shares stories confirming that when kids are involved in their own
destiny they will surprise the disbelieving adults with their insight,
recommendations and involvement with solving many challenges we all face today.
Stories range from a young girl trying to survive the siege of Leningrad to
teenagers successfully finding ways to deal with racism, discrimination and bullying...