Stories & Essays: The long way home: poverty_digi_essay_04

Lyric Davis (left) throws items on the floor in an attempt to wake her brother, Milton Hensley, in their room at the Dallas Life Foundation Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in Dallas. The family of five has been living in a small room at the shelter since April 2014.

Lyric Davis (left) throws items on the floor in an attempt to wake her brother, Milton Hensley, in their room at the Dallas Life Foundation Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in Dallas. The family of five has been living in a small room at the shelter since April 2014.