A Homeless Man Died at the Kid’s School Today

I got an email today from our new head of school. It read in part: At approximately 9:15 this morning, the body of a 39-year-old homeless male was discovered adjacent to the main parking lot between the south wall of the school and the bushes. The police and coroner came and went without incident. The children are unaware of what occurred, other than some noticed the police cruiser parked in the lot. Jane was aware. In sixth grade they are becoming aware of everything. Alexander hadn’t noticed that his school …

We Wrote A Book Y’all!

Exclamation points everywhere because we surely did write a wonderful book. Several years ago I met Mark Hovarth through The Los Angeles Social Media Club. At the time he was a guy with a camera who was struggling to make ends meet (I am not convinced that isn’t still the case). Mark has created volumes of video interviews of the homeless, both in Los Angeles and throughout the country. When I met Mark, if you’d have asked me what value those videos have, I’d have shrugged my shoulders and said, …