Category Archives: Gov’t

To receive or not to receive


You know — well, maybe you don’t. It’s not easy to decide to continue to receive help. On one hand, you feel like a mooch. Sure, everyone else is working as much as they can, some, just to survive — … Continue reading

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SNAP embarrassment


I was trying to think of what else I could tell you about living on SNAP.  It’s really pretty basic: you apply for the benefit, you fill out paperwork and send in copies of requested information, which could include tax … Continue reading

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I might be in a movie


Thursday, my neighbor friend and I went to a local food pantry. There’s bunches of them around here. Anyway, while we were there, a tall, thin woman came up to me and said she worked for the area food bank … Continue reading

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