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COMING HOME TO CONCRETE!

The following is my poetic description of the reality of homelessness.
COMING HOME TO CONCRETE!
BY MARLON CRUMP
A.K.A "MAD MAN MARLON."

(Picture credited to www.phaidon.com)

.Wicked renters of capitalism!

.Raising rents, increasing mortgage rates

.Forcing families, elders, women and children in the cold on the street in tents!

.Working 9-5, surviving 24/7, feverishly, fiercely, tiressly, endlessly!

.Carrying houses on our backs. Sidewalks beneath our feet is how we sleep. Sidewalks our shelter!
COMING HOME TO CONCRETE!

.Day in, day out an everyday fight to sleep the night!

.Abilities to withstand ridicule and rain

.Riches to rags, some tragically toe tags!

.Winter weather conditions become survival missions for refuge, in blankets and covers

.Seeking shelter, sleep, and sorrow for tomorrow, ANYWHERE with a ROOF!

.Devilopers building bridges between poverty and privilege, the awful truth!

.A monster in a REAL LIFE nightmare no one wants to meet in their sleep!

.Straight Outta Housing, Straight INTO the Street!
COMING HOME TO CONCRETE!