Michael, formerly homeless and a drug user, turned his life around after meeting his partner Molly in 2008 and having little Mikey three months ago. The family now lives in a subsidized family unit at the Woodward’s building. Michael is one of the people I am profiling in my big Gastown Project, expected to be out in the fall.
Friend and colleague Erin Loxam and I have pledged to take and upload one photo every day for all of 2011. See how she’s doing here.