Walla-Walla Mean Face

There's something wrong with my stomach. There has been for a few days now, ever since last Thursday when I was told to pack out because I'm being transferred to a new facility. This entire prison is shutting down due to [...]

Living With Mentally Ill Prisoners

Prison means living with mentally ill prisoners. Where did they expect psychiatric patients to end up when they cut Federal Funding for mental health beds? Whatever they thought, I know where they are. Here, in prison, with me. I've had two [...]

With This Childhood, Would YOU Be In Prison?

Living in a household ruled by addiction, there were many nights spent with hunger as my friend. I would open the refrigerator only to find some moldy cheese and an empty gallon of a milk jug filled with water. 

I Stand Up for the LGBTQ Community

The LGBTQ community is the most persecuted group of people in Michigan prisons. Between prison guards, other convicts, and the overall MDOC administration, LGBTQ prisoners often can't catch a break. Just the other day, while working out during one of those [...]

How To Be A Father In Prison

There’s a multitude of reasons why it’s important to be a father in prison. However, to me, the most important thing is to do all that’s humanly possible to help your children avoid the many pitfalls that can cause them to [...]