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Poems from the homeless

Original post made by Marion Softky, Portola Valley: Central Portola Valley, on Dec 5, 2006

It was a surprise and inspiration to learn that Lorin Vernon Krogh, who now lives in an apartment at the new Opportunity Center in Palo Alto after living on the streets for years, writes short stories and poems.

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Posted by Richard
a resident of another community
on Dec 5, 2006 at 11:07 pm

Thanks for the poems.


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Posted by George Bush
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Dec 19, 2006 at 11:18 am

I can relate to your poem dude. I was once homeless


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Posted by Mr. Man
a resident of Menlo Park: Allied Arts/Stanford Park
on Dec 19, 2006 at 1:16 pm

If I ever become homeless and if I might then anticipate the onset of a new sensitivity to my outdoor surroundings, a state of mind that might allow me to write a poem like "Wet leaves," it would certainly be something to look forward to.