Mad River Union
"As a student housing advocate, and a student who experienced homelessness with her year-and-a-half-old child, veteran boyfriend and two well-behaved dogs for 16 weeks, not because we had no money or did not plan as many like to think. It has taken me almost a year of fighting against The Village project, to fully accepting it.
"You know there is mental illness and then there is mental injury. There is the trauma that makes people get PTSD and makes them have difficult and hard times in social situations," explains storyteller Ali Freedlund ...
The Times Standard
With a compelling blend of storytelling, dance and locally created music, Arcata Playhouse is exploring women and the largely unplanned, unpredictable realities of housing insecurity in Humboldt County through its new theatrical production.