Alexander Douglas

Alexander Douglas

Life on the abandoned road

Life on the abandoned road

“They took my life away when they took my keys,” said Donald, a Seccombe Park resident who did not provide a last name due to confidentiality reasons. This is what Donald told me when I started interviewing him in the park. While growing up he said he “always felt...

A man called Papa Charles

A man called Papa Charles

  Papa Charles, as he refers to himself, is a homeless person we met at Seccombe Park in February of this year. He was full of life and talked about his problems including his family and his living situation. "Everybody sees the homeless as a negative part of...