1. Start looking at results. When prisoners are released and are successful and do not come back, see what is the same amongst them. Do not just write it as a statistic and stare at it. Act on it. Utilize the [...]
daily life in prison
How’s a 23-year old kid supposed to process having to spend the rest of his life in prison, in a cage? He doesn’t. How does anyone at any age make sense of a future of captivity? He can’t.
The 30 prisoners I interviewed in the Coffield Unit in Texas have served for a variety of lengths of time; some for decades, and others for a few years or less.