That was one of things that surprised me so much when I was writing the poems. The contrasts between the haves and have-nots... - Adrian Matejka Quotes
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Quote:That was one of things that surprised me so much when I was writing the poems. The contrasts between the haves and have-nots is so complicated. It's financial of course, but it's also the lifestyle choices. The more money people have the further away from each other they often want to be. So while I loved not being hungry and having new gear, etc. I missed the sounds of my neighbors and the kind of generosity people who are struggling together often show. - Adrian Matejka Quotes


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