What It’s Like to be a Rough Sleeper in London

Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash

The human brain is a wonderful thing. My brain has allowed me to shut out some traumatic memories of my time on the streets. This self-defence mechanism has allowed me to move on with my life. It is 9 years since I last slept rough, and after the passage of time, I am able to reflect on my experiences without feeling overwhelmed.

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Craig McWha

Craig McWha

Former rough sleeper, UK RAF veteran, graduate. Interested in society and social issues. A growing interest in tech stuff and Cyber Security.