Shawn Pike

Date: April 23

Time: 4:29 p.m.

Location: Lake & Hennepin

“I am not sure where I am going, but I like Minneapolis an awful lot although I have fantasies about going to other places such as Europe, New York or whatever. But I don’t have the resources to do such. … Two weeks ago, I lost my job and my apartment. … I am doing the couch surfing tour right now. I still consider myself a Northeast resident, and that’s where I plan to land when I can pull everything back together. That’s where I am at.”

Editor’s note: “Transitions” is a new portrait series by photographer Robb Long that highlights people passing through Southwest and shares insights on their lives.