Please like this page, The Forgotten, on Facebook started by Photographer Mike F. Shaw to bring awareness to this huge problem around the world…What can we do to help?
The Ghosts We See
They pass you by but you do not see, rather you want not to see. The ghosts that are alive but not through their eyes, life is a struggle, just passing by, unseen, unnoticed.
But I see, I see the long unkempt hair and the unshaven face, the sockless feet in shoes that are too big. I see the empty stare as you walk forward through the crowd, always forward, always ignored until you are nothing more than a living ghost. Fleeting glimpses as they look up from phones, from the cracks in the pavements they would rather look at, too many reminders, too much pain that they could be you, look away, do not see, pretend all is well with the world.
To many living ghosts, how soon before you cannot look away anymore?
Patrick: Your links bring up someone else’s Facebook login page.
Oh dear! Thank you Charles!
Charles…The photographer is Mike F. Shaw and the new page is The Forgotten…is that what you see or is it something else? When I bring it back up I see both the link and the picture going to the FB page The Forgotten…Just let me know…Thanks!
It also says…The Lost Souls of Society when you hover over the link…is that also what you see? Thanks!