That’s a good question. I’m probably not the best person to ask about prison dating — in twenty-one years, no one was convinced enough by my love to stick around—but I’ll try.
Life without parole serves no purpose other than, “Death by Incarceration.”
Escaping from prison. Almost everyone thinks about it. You’re looking at razor ribbon- covered fences or tall brick walls, and you want to be on the other side.
One day, in the beginning of December 2020, a number of convicts in my unit in a Michigan prison were infected/reinfected with COVID-19. Our unit guards then donned protective suits, gloves, and face shields
Finally, the next class is here and I’m finally going to attend an Alternatives to Violence Project class. When we all entered the room for the class, all the volunteers from outside introduced themselves to us inmates.
2021 is my year for being released from prison and I'm scared, nervous and concerned. I try to keep this positive mindset that it'll all be okay, but will it?
I have been housed in dozens of facilities in 10 different states, so I can assure you that abuse by prison guards continues to be a pervasive problem.
After spending over five years studying how prolonged periods of solitary confinement harm the brains, the only conclusion that I could come up with is that solitary confinement is torture. I’m not the only one who knows this.
When I was 13 years old, my best friend was killed. Gator and me was always together. If you seen him, you seen me and visa versa.
Benjamine Spencer never stopped being who he is, no matter what the world and prison threw at him.
Heather D'Aoust has written 30 tips for Surviving Prison. Here is Tip #6: Surviving Coed Gangs in Juvie Prison. I got arrested at 14, facing the threat of a life sentence
“Man, this shit is loose up there. One of these bitches is gonna go, but I think it might have to be a white guy.” I can still remember my friend Drew’s face when he [...]