Lay me down…Part 2 mini series.

The day was long Ty was exhausted from climbing up the ladder with 100 pound bundles of shingles in the hot summer sun. Roofing paid cash, hardly enough to make his rent in Anacostia in Southeastern D.C. Anacostia is a poor community basically an African-American neighborhood with a growing Hispanic population. It has one Denny’sContinue reading “Lay me down…Part 2 mini series.”

Lay Me Down-Part 1 mini series

Ty was on his lunch break sitting on the steps of the fountain in Dupont Circle, Washington DC. He is starring at the Metro station escalator entrance watching the sea of people exit and enter the Metro. The Metro lies below the city connecting the concrete jungle and transports people from all parts of theContinue reading “Lay Me Down-Part 1 mini series”