Stuck

Stuck

I’m not sure what triggered the realization that I was stuck. Most of my adult life has been spent doing.  A lot.  And what I did could be measured at the stations where I was on the air broadcasting news or hosting talk shows.  Five years ago I left that life to...
Gwen Wilkins

Gwen Wilkins

Hunger knows no boundaries.  Each person I meet at Metro Caring comes here to receive fresh food every month for a whole host of reasons.  One person is so hungry he can’t wait to get through the intake and into the store to ‘shop’ for his food....
Carlos Zapata

Carlos Zapata

Carlos was waiting in the Metro Caring lobby when I arrived for my afternoon shift.  He was here to receive his monthly allotment of fresh food and since he was 45 minutes early he had to sit and watch while others were checked in and served. When his turn came Carlos...
Mahmoud Ezzat

Mahmoud Ezzat

I pull up outside Metro Caring in Denver where it is pouring rain and light pellets of hail are pummeling my car. People are rushing to their vehicles or the bus loaded with a week’s worth of food trying to keep from getting soaked. Of course my umbrella is in...
Launch of Every Story Matters

Launch of Every Story Matters

It’s been way too long since I’ve posted and connected on this site.  I could give you a myriad of reasons but I won’t. What I can tell you is that I’m ready to re-enter this space and bring to life the stories of people who are doing what we...