A poem on keeping a hopeful promise.
Content categorized as Art
Street Sense artist and vendor Robert Warren explores the history of his family in D.C. as they face the struggles of homelessness.
Street Sense artist and vendor Ron Dudley a.k.a. “Pookanu” tells the story of how he fell in love.
A Street Sense artist descirbes the changes of the seasons in D.C.
A Street Sense Vendor tells a little of his history in D.C.
Rev. John Littlejohn helps define what help from Heaven may look like during challenging times.
Vendor Barron Hall reflects on the interaction between his spirituality and his experience as a person of color in America.
Artist/vendor Jermale McKnight describes the days of the week as a rainbow of guidelines to help you glide through life the best you can.
A poem by a Street Sense Media artist/vendor inspired by “Alleluia” by Leonard Cohen
Artist/Vendor experiences participating in the Xavier challenge, an event meant to expose university students to the experience of homelessness.
A prose poem from Reverend John Littlejohn
A thoughtful prose poem from one of Street Sense Media’s talented artist/vendors, Robert Warren.
A poem from Evelyn Nham
The vendors took in portraits created with unique items to represent the people.
I’ve had the pleasure and honor to be a cardmaker with Second Story Cards for the past year. Second Story Cards is a D.C.-based social enterprise that… Read more »
With art supplies donated by Scrap BMORE, members of Street Sense’s experimental art workshop created Our Common Threads, an installation project designed to call attention to ending homelessness in Washington, D.C. The project was displayed in front of the Church of the Epiphany on 1317 G St. NW.
Man experiencing homelessness writes about the importance of public restrooms in Washington DC
A man experiencing homelessness writes a poem on a crane that has been looming over Georgetown after the stop of construction.
Woman experiencing homelessness’ review on author Annie Finch’s poetry performance.
A man experiencing homelessness shares his thoughts about the need for change through his lyrics.