Posts tagged ‘poverty in America’

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  box of macaroni and cheese few slices of bread six pack of cheap beer alone & old resting my bones tomorrow holding on to shit…

Inequality In America

  Photographer Graeme Williams is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the personal project ‘Diverging Dreamlines’.  To see Graeme’s body of…

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one burner hot plate can of beans 2 for 1 white bread 6 pack beer today’s paper rent is cheap only a place to sleep alone…

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Punch the clock All-night Unload On the dock Eat cans of beans and spam Drink beer in the can Trailer has a roof leak Clogged kitchen…

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Carrying plastic bags Full of groceries The pregnant mother Slowly walked up the long stairway While her two other young children Followed closely behind    *…

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Gorge on sumptuous cake Your narrative is fake Ride a city bus Observe poverty around all of us Keep cutting safety net Strip away little dignity…

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  I live in the backroom Rent is cheap Easy to sleep Morning trips to the big-box store Purchase Extra-large frozen pizza Two liter plastic bottle…

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  My car broke down today Received A high interest Payday loan No catching the bus The mechanic Will get paid I work For a dollar…