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."
Huell investigates a onetime tradition, the Yosemite Firefall, and experiences the natural version of the "Firefall" at Horsetail Fall. Huell calls it "one of the most magnificent sights you'll ever see in your life."
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