Of Frizzy Hair & Temporary Fixes

Of Frizzy Hair & Temporary Fixes

By Haley Spigner, Street Outreach and Resource Navigator I keep a small notebook in my bag to jot down quotes from folks I meet with during the week that make me think or laugh or blush or cry (usually at…

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Montana

Montana

By Sarah Partee, OTN Intern Stories shared with permission. I met Montana the first week I started my internship with Open Table this June. I see him regularly now, at least a couple times a month. Montana is 67 years…

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Ode To Resilience

Ode to Resilience

By Emily Brazzel, Street Chaplain in Residence In the few months that I have been working for Open Table Nashville, I have met the most resilient people I have ever known. No one better personifies that than my friend Ms. Madge. She…

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Time

Time

By Elizabeth Langgle-Martin, Street Outreach and Resource Navigator If you picked up the latest edition of The Contributor, you may have noticed the initials of one of my dear friends, Ken. Kenneth and I have journeyed together for about two…

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How To March Every Day

How to March Every Day

Photo from The Tennessean: http://www.tennessean.com/story/news/2017/01/21/thousands-expected-womens-march-nashville/96668276/ By the OTN Staff It seems that we’ve all fallen under the purportedly ancient Chinese curse: "May you live in interesting times." Our times are decidedly interesting and the responses throughout the world are both sobering…

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