Spring Gillard


This is the second interview I did along my neighbourhood “gauntlet”. Danny was the first.

“Is McDonald’s ok for you?” Ken asks.

“Sure,” I say. Secretly quite happy I have an excuse to indulge in their french fries.

We park Jersey Cow outside with Ken’s backpack. Jersey Cow is a black and white Pitt Bull/Staffordshire […]


Everyday I walk a gauntlet of outstretched hands, from the homeless to the non-profits, everyone is looking for a handout. I never know what to do. Give, not give, buy food for them, ignore. Meanwhile I too am struggling to survive in this so-called affluent neighbourhood. When I was working on the charity/emergency food system […]