VOD: A Window into a Homeless Life | KCET
VOD: A Window into a Homeless Life
Near the intersection of Los Angeles' busiest freeways, Charlie has carved out his own little oasis. Surrounded by walls of bamboo, Charlie's terraced domain feels like a combination between a garden and a playroom. Take a look at this slide show to see what I mean.
Here's an excerpt from an LA Times article about Bamboo Charlie:
"Homeless people have long struggled to fashion simple comforts from society's cast-offs. But few have done so with Walker's flair. His meticulously arranged found objects suggest a junkyard designed by Santa's elves or a post-apocalyptic Disneyland."
If watching birds just isn’t enough for you — and you’d rather join their ranks up there in the sky — here are five of the most exciting ways to get airborne and pretend for a while that you may actually have wings.
We may not have elected a woman president in 2016, but more and more women are gracing the podium and the stage in classical opera. Here are a few stellar examples and what obstacles they faced to get where they are.