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Street Souls: Isaiah & Troy

Feb 01, 2016

Isaiah Wallowingbull & Troy Nichols

I like to feel that I have a higher power that could help me through the trials I go through as a homeless youth. There have been times in my life where I felt lonely. I believe that having a God helped me through the loneliness. I come from a religious background and was told things like “God does not love gays” and a lot of other things I was doing. But in my heart I knew I could be forgiven because nobody is perfect. — Isaiah Wallowingbull

Imagining the Future
I want to have enough money to support me and my boyfriend and to be able to travel comfortably. I want to be able to spend all my time being happy with my boyfriend and be stable and work different jobs to get there. I want to have everything that my boyfriend wants and needs and that we’d be married.
— Troy Nichols

I want to be in a stable condition
I want to feel loved and appreciated
I want to feel like I’m involved
I need to believe more in myself
I need to feel safe
I need to appreciate what I already have
— Isaiah Wallowingbull

What is to be Done
We need to have more positive resources in the bad parts of San Francisco. Youth are the target of drugs and gangs on the street, and I think more outreach for homeless youth would be beneficial.
— Isaiah Wallowingbull

 

 

 

 

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